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PAM_LOGIN_ACCESS(8)       BSD System Manager's Manual      PAM_LOGIN_ACCESS(8)

NAME
     pam_login_access -- login.access PAM module

SYNOPSIS
     [service-name] module-type control-flag pam_login_access [options]

DESCRIPTION
     The login.access service module for PAM, pam_login_access provides func-
     tionality for only one PAM category: account management.  In terms of the
     module-type parameter, this is the ``account'' feature.

   Login.access Account Management Module
     The login.access account management component (pam_sm_acct_mgmt()),
     returns success if and only the user is allowed to log in on the speci-
     fied tty (in the case of a local login) or from the specified remote host
     (in the case of a remote login), according to the restrictions listed in
     /etc/login.access.

SEE ALSO
     login.access(5), pam.conf(5), pam(8)

AUTHORS
     The login.access(5) access control scheme was designed and implemented by
     Wietse Venema.

     The pam_login_access module and this manual page were developed for the
     FreeBSD Project by ThinkSec AS and NAI Labs, the Security Research Divi-
     sion of Network Associates, Inc. under DARPA/SPAWAR contract
     N66001-01-C-8035 (``CBOSS''), as part of the DARPA CHATS research pro-
     gram.

BSD                            January 24, 2002                            BSD