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Re: LDAP Authentication


To send a blank password is the same as doing an anonymous bind.

It exists a patch for this, alternativ you do 
defaultaccess none
in slapd.conf

I once used the patch, but did not like the solution, considering hat I have to
apply the patch for every new release, so now I make sure that defaultaccess is

Citerat från  Cthulhu <f.sileno@agora.it>:

> I have a strange behavoiur in both OpenLDAP 1.2.11 and 2.0.6: when I
> try to authenticate a user with "ldapadd" or trought a PHP / JSP page,
> the user is authenticated even if it leave a blank password.
> It seems to be an half working auth, since the user achieve only READ
> permission, but of course this is not a wanted feature.
> Some one is suggesting that this can be a compilation problem, I'm
> worried that there is also something I don't know about LDAP.
> Can some point me in the right direction?
>         slapdingly,
>            Cthulhu
> -- 
>    Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu http://www.rlyeh.it/ wgah'nagl fhtgan!
> 			 <f.sileno@agora.it>  

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