pwauth - authenticator for mod_authnz_external and the Apache HTTP Daemon

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name pwauth
Package version 2.3.11
Package release 0.1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 71 B
Download size 10.56 KB
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Pwauth is an authenticator designed to be used with
mod_auth_external or mod_authnz_external and the Apache
HTTP Daemon to support reasonably secure web
authentication out of the system password database on most
versions of Unix. Particulary - secure authentication
against PAM.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pwauth_2.3.11-0.1_amd64.deb 2.3.11 amd64 Debian Main
pwauth - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3.4
libpam0g >=


Type URL
Binary Package pwauth_2.3.11-0.1_i386.deb
Source Package pwauth

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pwauth deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pwauth




2014-05-06 - Petr Čech <>
pwauth (2.3.11-0.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* New upstream release.
* Convert source package to 3.0 (quilt)
* Compile without SERVER_UIDS to be usable not only by apache (eg. exim) (Closes: #572492)
* Install SUID root (Closes: #615027)
* debian/control: - Build-Depends on hardening-includes
- remote cdbs
* debian/compat: version 9
* debian/rules: use debhelper v9, hardening
2009-05-05 - Hai Zaar <>
pwauth (2.3.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #526762)

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