[Samba] Does winbindd/pam transmit cleartext
authneticating against an NT PDC
jra at samba.org
Tue Jan 27 21:23:48 GMT 2004
On Tue, Jan 27, 2004 at 02:15:26PM -0500, Karl DeBisschop wrote:
> They are saying there is a cleartext step in pam_winbind that does not
> exist when using local passwords. They are also saying that windows
> servers are secure when autthenticaing against the PDC, but linux
> servers are not.
Complete rubbish. We use exactly the same methods as Windows servers,
so we're as secure as they are (which is to say not very I suppose :-).
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