Samba password server?

Dave Smith dave at
Thu Jul 5 13:32:49 MDT 2007

Kenneth Burgener wrote:
> Correct me if I am wrong, but LDAP is simply an information storage
> service?  How would I go about using LDAP to do secure encrypted
> password authentication?

Not only does it store user information, but it also provides the 
standard for encrypting authentication with the LDAP server using TLS or 
normal SSL.

Sorry, I don't have any good HOWTO links, but google ldap authentication 
howto, and you ought to find lots of good (and not so good) stuff. :)


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