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Re: [Samba] Kerberos in AD ?

From: Robert Freeman-Day <presgas_at_nospam>
Date: Tue May 25 2010 - 13:36:42 GMT
To: Viatte Frédéric <Frederic.Viatte@rpn.ch>

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On 05/25/2010 06:06 AM, Viatte Frédéric wrote:
> Hello,
>
> Why we use Kerberos in Samba 4? Active Directory does not make all the work of authentification?
>
> Thank you

Viatte,

Kerberos is the preferred method of authentication in Active Directory.
 I tried to find a ch Wikipedia article on this, but could not. Here is
the english one to look over:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NTLM#NTLM_and_modern_Windows_versions

Hope that explains it.
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