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Re: [Openvpn-users] invalidate username/password setting via management interface


  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] invalidate username/password setting via management interface
  • From: Erich Titl <erich.titl@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2008 10:36:30 +0000


Wilhelm Meier wrote:
...
> 
> If there are other solutions to this senario comments are 
> appreciated ;-) (pre-shared keys are not a solution, since user 
> authentication is required, because the openvpn-server has to 
> distinguish between user-groups - only some are allowed to make a vpn 
> connection). 

Why not use certificate based authentication, It would make life so much 
easier. The authentication is made against the access to the private key 
and the CN is used to distinguish the users.

Erich


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