[Samba] Account Lockout policies are not working in samba 4.1.5

Marc Rechté marc3 at rechte.fr
Thu Mar 20 05:45:27 MDT 2014

Le 20/03/2014 12:24, nayanivijay a écrit :
> Hello,
> I have a samba 4.1.5. I have created OUs and linked GPO to OU for account
> lockout policies.
> Account Lockout Duration: 15min
> Account Lockout Threshold: 5 invalid attempts
> Reset Account lockout counter after: 15min
> I have created a test account and logged in with an incorrect password more
> than 5 times to a machine. but the test account never locks and the computer
> never prompts me that the account has been locked out. All other policies
> that are set in this GPO are applying, but the Account Lockout policy does
> not work.
> i think some hotfix might be available for this issue.
> Can anyone please help with this issue?
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have a look here: 
https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba_AD_management_from_windows at the 
page bottom. Password policies are not read by Samba4.

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