Chapter 4. Configuring Authentication Mechanisms
authconfigtool or, in some cases, also using Identity Management tools.
4.1. Configuring Local Authentication Using
/etc/security/access.conf). Otherwise, authorization policies can be defined within the identity provider or the services themselves.
4.1.1. Enabling Local Access Control in the UI
/etc/security/access.conffile for local user authorization rules. This is PAM authorization.
Figure 4.1. Local Accounts Fields
4.1.2. Configuring Local Access Control in the Command Line
authconfigto enable local authorization controls.
--enablelocauthorizeskips network authentication and only checks local files for system users.
--enablepamaccessconfigures the system to look for system authorization policies in
[root@server ~]# authconfig --enablelocauthorize --enablepamaccess --update