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Re: LDAP and Kerberos Keytab

"Mitchell Griffith" <kosh_3@excite.com> writes:

> Hi everyone,
> I work for a company that uses openLDAP for its users.  I was told by
> one of our employees that Kerberos can be used to authenticate users.
> The authentication is against LDAP. but LDAP accesses Kerberos through
> LDAP's backend.  We do not have this in place at the moment, but I was
> curious about it.
> I have two questions.
> Is what I stated above correct (authenticate against kerberos through
> ldap)?
> If this is true, can the authentication be through password and keytab
> for Kerberos?

Heimdal KRB5 may use OpenLDAP as database backend.


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