Section: Linux-PAM Manual (8)
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pam_deny - The locking-out PAM module
This module can be used to deny access. It always indicates a failure to the application through the PAM framework. It might be suitable for using for default (the
This module does not recognise any options.
MODULE TYPES PROVIDED
All module types (account,
session) are provided.
This is returned by the account and auth services.
This is returned by the setcred function.
This is returned by the password service.
This is returned by the session service.
# If we don't have config entries for a service, the
# OTHER entries are used. To be secure, warn and deny
# access to everything.
other auth required pam_warn.so
other auth required pam_deny.so
other account required pam_warn.so
other account required pam_deny.so
other password required pam_warn.so
other password required pam_deny.so
other session required pam_warn.so
other session required pam_deny.so
pam_deny was written by Andrew G. Morgan <email@example.com>
- MODULE TYPES PROVIDED
- RETURN VALUES
- SEE ALSO