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Wednesday, April 18, 2007

Virtrix - Virtual Tricks: VMware: PAM Password Aging in ESX 3.0.1

Virtrix - Virtual Tricks: VMware: PAM Password Aging in ESX 3.0.1

 You may be asking "Who cares" as you would want passwords to expire on regular users...

But not if you are using Active Directory authentication where you are using your domain ID to log into the box...  If your host username has the password expired then it won't pass your log-in attempt off to the DC... 

So, if you are using esxcfg-auth back to a DC for user authentication you should look at that article.