Disabling LM authentication

Mayers, Philip J p.mayers at ic.ac.uk
Sun Dec 3 15:00:10 GMT 2000

As soon as I've got extended-security out of the way, I'll take a look at it
- maybe 2 weeks?


| Phil Mayers, Network Support     |
| Centre for Computing Services    |
| Imperial College                 |

-----Original Message-----
From: Gerald Carter [mailto:gcarter at valinux.com]
Sent: 03 December 2000 02:16
To: David Collier-Brown
Cc: samba-technical at samba.org
Subject: Re: Disabling LM authentication

David Collier-Brown wrote:
>          Level 5 - DC refuses LM and NTLM authenication
>                 (accepts only NTLMv2)
>         Take this as a warning it will become the default
>         in some later OS release or patch.

Luke has done a lot of work on this and has 
implemented ntlmv2 (at least partially I know) in TNG.
We will mostly likely be bring this in Samba's HEAD branch
as time and resources allow.  (Any volunteers?)

Cheers, jerry
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