I understand the security feature of this argument, but couldn't this
be a simple checkbox & reboot feature:
* Enable shell on console (requires reboot)
Which could be turned _off_ by default?
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On Jan 23, 2004, at 7:06 AM, <EXT dash Mike dot Bradshaw at nokia dot com> wrote:
>> As would the ability to log out of the console and have it wait for a
>> login - it doesn't appear secure when it is constantly
>> sitting there on a logged in account.
> if someone has physical access to your Firewall console you are pretty
> much screwed right there.
> a simple console login is *SO* easy to defeat that it just not funny
> (if you have physical access)
> Personally i think that the fact you ONLY have the m0n0 menu on the
> console, no tty, no shell etc makes it MORE secure