Ticket #1015 (new enhancement)

Opened 5 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

RFE: Make storing period for password configurable

Reported by: myllynen Owned by: somebody
Priority: minor Milestone: SSSD Patches welcome
Component: SSSD Version: master
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Blocked By: Blocking:
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Coverity Bug: Patch Submitted: no
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If krb5_store_password_if_offline = true the plain text password is saved in the kernel keyring until the user connects to the home network or the system is shut down - which in the days of suspend/resume might mean days or even weeks. It should be possible to configure this storing period.

Idea from comments at https://lwn.net/Articles/457415/.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by dpal

  • Milestone changed from NEEDS_TRIAGE to SSSD Deferred

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by myllynen

  • Priority changed from major to minor
  • Version changed from 1.6.1 to master
  • Type changed from defect to enhancement

Now with the more strict keyring permissions in place the need for this is not that high any more:


comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by dpal

  • Red Hat Bugzilla set to 0
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