vlock project can lock one or more sessions on the Linux console. This is especially useful for Linux machines which have multiple users with access to the console.
One user may lock his or her session(s) while still allowing other users to use the system on other virtual consoles. If desired, the entire console may be locked and virtual console switching disabled.
· Linux-PAM >= 0.76
What's New in This Release:
· This release adds slight build system changes to help distributors.
· The number of failed authentication tries is now displayed on exit.