[Samba] Samba4 LDAP password hashes

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Mar 20 15:39:27 MDT 2013

On Wed, 2013-03-20 at 11:44 +0100, Tim Vangehugten wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm running samba4 and I installed phpldapadmin to connect to the samba
> ldap. When I am logged in as administrator i can't see the password hashes
> of my users or myself. Does samba need any extra configuration/ compile
> parameters to view the password hashes? Or does samba has a default
> "manager" ldap account?

No AD DC (including Samba 4.0 as an AD DC) exposes password hashes
across LDAP over TCP, for security reasons. 

Why do you need to read the password hash values over LDAP?

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org

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