[Samba] why samba-tool allows password reset against Windows DC ?

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Apr 27 15:45:09 UTC 2016

On 27/04/16 14:07, Yosel Lazaro Vera Gonzalez wrote:
> The password encryption works because I can modify the password connected to a DC samba4, but the problem is when I try the same with the Windows DC.
> I'm using a LDAP java library.
> My question is: what is the samba-tool authentication method that you can reset password connected to a Windows DC using "samba-tool user setpassword Admin --newpassword=PASSWORD -H ldap:// -U Admin"
> or how can I do the ssl connection  using the port 636

See here: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/269190


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