pwauth - authenticator for mod_authnz_external and the Apache HTTP Daemon

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name pwauth
Package version 2.3.11
Package release 0.1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 70 B
Download size 8.60 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_i386.deb 2.3.11 i386 Ubuntu Universe
pwauth - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3.4
libpam0g >=


Type URL
Binary Package pwauth_2.3.11-0.1_amd64.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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