[ubuntu-hardened] Input on nsscache from a security perspective

Mathias Gug mathiaz at ubuntu.com
Fri Jan 16 20:17:51 GMT 2009


I'd like to get the input of the security team on the nsscache project.
nsscache is a Python library and a command line frontend to that library
that synchronises a local NSS cache against a remote directory service,
such as LDAP.

Are there any problems or concerns with the overall idea and
architecture? Is privacy an issue (ie having a copy of all uids/gids on a

[1]: http://code.google.com/p/nsscache/

Mathias Gug
Ubuntu Developer  http://www.ubuntu.com

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