[Samba] Obtaining password hash from kerberos ?

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny241155 at gmail.com
Sat Sep 19 12:12:06 UTC 2015

On 17/09/15 12:56, Guy-Laurent Subri wrote:
> Hello list,
> I'm trying to merge the LDAP tree of two servers together so that I can
> perform authentication from a web service on the third server to this
> tree. The problem I have is that the passwords (or, more precisely, the
> passwords hash) is not stored in LDAP but rather via kerberos.
> Is it possible to get a copy of the passwords hash to do the
> authentication on the web service myself ?
> I'm not sure this post belongs on samba's list, but since everything is
> a little 'obscured' by samba, I thought that I could get help here.
> Thank you!
> Guy-Laurent Subri

Hi, a bit more info might help,
How is samba set up ?
What versions of Samba?
When you say 'LDAP' do you mean 'LDAP' or the 'LDAP' built into a Samba4 DC?
When you say 'kerberos' do you mean a standalone kerberos or the 
kerberos built into a Samba4 DC?


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