Linux samba server
Server Administration

Install, Access, Mount and Authenticate Linux Samba Server

Linux Samba server is one of the powerful servers that helps you to share files and printers with Windows-based PCs and other operating systems, it’s an open-source implementation of the Server Message Block/Common Internet File System (SMB/CIFS) protocols.   How SMB Works To understand Linux/Samba/Windows relationship, you need to understand the relationships of the operating […]

Linux-PAM Modules
Server Administration

Configure and Use Linux-PAM

In the previous post, we talked about Linux iptables firewall, and some people asked about authentication. Today we will talk about the powerful framework in Linux used for authentication which is Linux-PAM. PAM or Pluggable Authentication ModulesĀ are the management layer that sits between Linux applications and the Linux native authentication system.   Linux-PAM Benefit There […]