[jcifs] Question about NT Domains

Christopher R.Hertel crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Sat Jun 8 06:31:04 EST 2002

On Fri, Jun 07, 2002 at 03:12:30PM -0500, Tony Thompson wrote:

> A one way transformation must also be performed on the old password.  
> The document describes the gyrations required to do this but, one of the
> elements of the transformation is "an 8 byte string whose value is
> available from Microsoft upon request".  Any idea what this string might
> be or how to get it?

Read this section:


..and also grab a copy of the SNIA CIFS document.  The link is on the
jCIFS web page (look through the news).  Both the above link and the SNIA
doc have the 8-byte string ("KGS!@#$%").

Hope that helps a bit.

Chris -)-----

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