pwauth - authenticator for mod_authnz_external and the Apache HTTP Daemon

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name pwauth
Package version 2.3.11
Package release 0.2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 35 B
Download size 8.67 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_2.3.11-0.2_amd64.deb 2.3.11 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
pwauth - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libpam0g >=


Type URL
Binary Package pwauth_2.3.11-0.2_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




2016-09-25 - Chris Lamb <>
pwauth (2.3.11-0.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Drop the build dependency on hardening-wrapper. (Closes: #836760)
- We can drop the manual CFLAGS passing; this is done automatically with
debhelper 9 and dh_auto_* commands.
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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