[Samba] Using ntlm_auth to get NTLMv2 Session support from an application

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Fri Apr 21 21:12:02 UTC 2017

On Wed, Apr 19, 2017 at 03:47:05PM -0400, pisymbol . wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 19, 2017 at 1:08 PM, Jeremy Allison <jra at samba.org> wrote:
> >
> > > Any insight, feedback into this issue would be much appreciated.
> >
> > The squid program does this. Maybe look into the code they
> > use for their integration ?
> >
> > http://wiki.squid-cache.org/ConfigExamples/Authenticate/Ntlm
> Jeremy, thanks! That's exactly what I was looking at.
> So here's a better question: Can you give me a brief technical explanation
> on how this exactly works with respect to establishing a session? The goal
> is basically to have mount.davfs first establish an NTLMv2 session (using
> 128-bit encryption) and then be able to access files through it using
> standard filesystem calls.

Not quickly. Probably best to look into the squid code itself
and see how they drive it.

> Btw, full NTLMv2 Session Security is supported with samba3+ right?


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