[Samba] Migration from Ldap to Samba+Ldap
rob.shinn at gmail.com
Fri May 30 20:37:26 GMT 2008
On Fri, May 30, 2008 at 3:12 PM, Charlie <medievalist at gmail.com> wrote:
> When I converted our networks to samba a decade or more ago, I started
> out by trying to crack all our user passwords by brute force, but I
> could only get about 90% of them in any reasonable time frame. So,
Wow. *Only* 90%. Did the security admin have a cow? Perhaps your password
policies were too lax?
instead, we modified our password changing process to produce the NT
> and LM hashes as well as the MD5 hashes and made all our users
> passwords expire over the course of the next two weeks.
Maybe it should be mentioned that this can be accomplished with the 'unix
password sync = yes' if you are using pam_ldap on your Samba server.
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