[Samba] quick pam_winbind.so question

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Thu Oct 17 22:53:02 GMT 2002

daniel.jarboe at custserv.com wrote:
> 2.2.6 installed from rpm on rh 7.2 system...
> I'm trying to use pam_winbind and apache's basic authentication to
> restrict access to certain directories served by apache.
> It does work, but when I enter a wrong password I get this error in
> log.winbindd:
> Plain-text authentication for user jarboed returned NT_STATUS_WRONG_PASSWORD
> Is there a way that pam_winbind.so can encrypt the passwords rather than
> send them plaintext?

All communications with the DC are encrypted - this message refers to
the fact that your typed a plaintext password, rather than supplying an
NTLM challange-response pair.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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