[Samba] AD LDAP
rpenny at samba.org
Wed Jun 27 11:35:40 UTC 2018
On Wed, 27 Jun 2018 13:24:31 +0200 (CEST)
Michal via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:
> > This is problem. We used to be able get "public" data from ldap
> "> without authentification (password attributes can not be read
> > user bind, of course). Is there any way how to do it?
> Yes, but before I tell you, why do you feel you need to do this, what
> are you searching for ?
> We use GroupOffice and it is configured to use LDAP; it is looking
> up for users and emails in certain form fields (well, I do not know,
> if it queries LDAP with or without authentication in this case).
I think you will find you need to use authentication, see here:
> We have another 3rd party app, which searches LDAP for user data
> and in this case I am quite sure they do not use authentication,
> because they update their user list "offline" once a day without user
> logged in and they do not know "root" or any particular dn and
> password (AFAIK).
Most of these third party apps can be used with AD, try an internet
search on the apps name and active directory
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