Getting the list of logged-on user on remote PC
regit at inl.fr
Tue Oct 5 15:31:25 GMT 2004
Let me just start with some introduction words.
NuFW (http://www.nufw.org) is an authenticating firewall suite available
under GPL licence.
Broadly speaking, classical firewalls allow you to have policy like :
Authorize IP1 on IMAP server, port IMAP.
NuFW enables you to define filtering policy like :
Authorize John to connect to IMAP server if he uses thunderbird on a
windows XP SP2.
This kind of policy requires to have a client running on the
We want to build a "no client" version that offers reduced
functionalities (no application filtering) but provides transparent
authentication of user packets.
To do so, all that remains to do is a C function that runs on our Linux
server and does :
Let A be the IP of a workstation, get the name(s) of user(s) logged-on
Microsoft internal protocol are far from being our speciality, so we're
looking for the direction to be taken to write such a function.
Could someone point us to documentation describing method or library
able to do such a thing ?
Thanks in advance,
Eric Leblond <regit at inl.fr>
NuFW, Now User Filtering Works : http://www.nufw.org
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