why is the machine trust account password....
tpot at samba.org
Fri Dec 13 00:01:16 GMT 2002
On Thu, Dec 12, 2002 at 05:42:25PM -0600, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> > > ....stored in clear text in secrets.tdb (HEAD) when i join an NT 4.0
> > > domain? It doesn't store the the last change time either.
> > > Unless someone yells, i'm going to fix this.
> > Er, it's always been in clear text. Or are you referring to the last
> > change time? That's probably a bug.
> I mean we store the password (not the hash). We previously stored
> the hash right?
I thought we always stored the password. They're equivalent anyway and
secrets.tdb should have appropriate permissions to protect it from
prying non-root eyes.
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