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Cockpit is primarily known as a graphical, browser-based, reactive, and non-intrusive interface for configuring and troubleshooting your servers. But it also makes these accessible from a lot more places like computers with Windows or mobile devices. You can log into Cockpit using classic passwords, single-sign on in an Identity Management domain, seamlessly from Foreman/Satellite, through SSH keys, or even a local smart card. This talk explains how all these standard Linux authentication schemas transcend through a web browser while keeping them trustworthy. It also shows briefly how you can write your own authentication plugin tailored to your environment.

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Martin Pitt

Principal Software Developer, Cockpit team lead, Red Hat
Addicted to Linux/FOSS development since 1997. Since then, dabbled with Plumbing stack, GNOME, printing, security, QA, distro release management, disto-wide CI in Debian/Ubuntu, and lots of other stuff. Since 2017 I am a proud owner of a Red Hat and lead the https://cockpit-project.org... Read More →

Saturday January 25, 2020 4:30pm - 4:55pm CET
D0207 Faculty of Information Technology Brno University of Technology, Božetěchova, Brno-Královo Pole, Czechia