Extracting accounts and passwords from Novel Netware

Rink Springer rink at springer.cx
Sun Jul 30 19:53:10 GMT 2000

It sure would, but Nov(h)ell had, of course, come up with something of it's
own. Plus, Novell 3 dates back from begin 90's... how big were the free
UNIXes then?


----- Original Message -----
From: "James Sutherland" <jas88 at cam.ac.uk>
To: <anders at cwd.no>
Cc: <samba-technical at samba.org>; <samba-technical-admin at samba.org>; "Richard
Sharpe" <sharpe at ns.aus.com>
Sent: Sunday, July 30, 2000 9:17 PM
Subject: Re: Extracting accounts and passwords from Novel Netware

> On Sun, 30 Jul 2000 anders at cwd.no wrote:
> >
> > The "optional" enctyption you are speaking of was the communication on
> > "wire".
> >
> > As far as I know 3.x had the passwords stored enctypted like unix, but
> > authentification could use both clear-text methodes (for pre 3.x
> > compatiblity) like telnet, or encrypted like ssh (not same algorithms,
> > nice comparison...)
> Not the same algorithm for the password hash that Unix used, though, was
> it?? This would make life nice and easy for some of us :-)
> James.

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