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+pam_group — PAM module for group access
+The pam_group PAM module does not authenticate the user, but instead it grants
+group memberships (in the credential setting phase of the authentication
+module) to the user. Such memberships are based on the service they are
+By default rules for group memberships are taken from config file /etc/security
+This module's usefulness relies on the file-systems accessible to the user. The
+point being that once granted the membership of a group, the user may attempt
+to create a setgid binary with a restricted group ownership. Later, when the
+user is not given membership to this group, they can recover group membership
+with the precompiled binary. The reason that the file-systems that the user has
+access to are so significant, is the fact that when a system is mounted nosuid
+the user is unable to create or execute such a binary file. For this module to
+provide any level of security, all file-systems that the user has write access
+to should be mounted nosuid.
+The pam_group module functions in parallel with the /etc/group file. If the
+user is granted any groups based on the behavior of this module, they are
+granted in addition to those entries /etc/group (or equivalent).
+These are some example lines which might be specified in /etc/security/
+Running 'xsh' on tty* (any ttyXXX device), the user 'us' is given access to the
+floppy (through membership of the floppy group)
+Running 'xsh' on tty* (any ttyXXX device), the users 'sword', 'pike' and
+'shield' are given access to games (through membership of the floppy group)
+after work hours.
+xsh; tty* ;sword|pike|shield;!Wk0900-1800;games, sound
+xsh; tty* ;*;Al0900-1800;floppy
+Any member of the group 'admin' running 'xsh' on tty*, is granted access (at
+any time) to the group 'plugdev'
+xsh; tty* ;%admin;Al0000-2400;plugdev