[Samba] Re: Using Samba with LDAP and SSL

Jamrock news_jamrock at yahoo.com
Fri Oct 10 17:04:23 GMT 2003

"Sam Hart" <hart at physics.arizona.edu> wrote in message
news:Pine.LNX.4.44.0310100937510.2569-100000 at bohr.physics.arizona.edu...
>> Well, as far as Samba is concerned, it isn't required for your Windows
> workstation to contact the LDAP server.

True, but the documentation recommends the use of SSL if you are using the
LDAP backend.   This encrypts the LDAP authentication data.

I have Samba 3.0 working with LDAP.  I need to secure it before I deploy it
in a production environment.

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