[Samba] Can I configure Samba with SSL?

simo idra at samba.org
Wed Mar 10 08:36:27 MST 2010

On Wed, 2010-03-10 at 18:11 +0530, Sai Ram Purandhar-B22305 wrote:
> Hi List,
> I'm using Fedora 12, which has samba 3.4.6 version. Can I configure
> Samba with SSL support?

No, CIFS has no support for SSL, but you could use stunnel and non
default ports if you *really* care. Will work only between Linux/Unix
machines of course. See stunnel man pages for more info.

And make sure you upgrade to 3.4.7 as soon as it is pushed (ongoing).


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at samba.org>
Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat, Inc. <simo at redhat.com>

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