[erlang-questions] Better Security Mechanism for Erlang Nodes

Fredrik Thulin <>
Thu Mar 15 08:37:52 CET 2007

Andreas Bakurov wrote:
> I want to setup three erlang nodes on computers that connected via
> Internet. Secret cookie seems to be a very weak method for this
> configuration.
> Apart of "secret cookie" security mechanism is there something more
> advanced ?

What sort of security are you looking for, or, asked another way : 
what's wrong with the shared secret mechanism?


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