Re: [Samba] Why am I getting login failures for domain members?
- Date: Wed, 6 Jun 2018 15:39:22 -0400
- From: lingpanda101 via samba <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [Samba] Why am I getting login failures for domain members?
On 6/6/2018 1:48 PM, Mark Foley via samba wrote:
No ideas on this? Anybody?
Date: Tue, 29 May 2018 09:27:36 -0400
Organization: Ohio Highway Patrol Retirement System
Subject: [Samba] Why am I getting login failures for domain members?
Every so often I get a message in /var/log/samba/log.samba as follows:
2018/05/26 13:44:25.172415, 2] authentication for user [HPRS/LABRAT$] FAILED with error NT_STATUS_WRONG_PASSWORD
Normally, I get this when a user types in the wrong password. However, in this case LABRAT$ is
not a user but rather a Linux domain member computer. This happens periodically on every Linux
domain member on the domain.
Why? Is it a problem? Is there something I can do to fix this?
I don't have any Linux members but it isn't uncommon to see this
log for windows devices. A case where I would expect to see this if the
machine was off for 30+ days and then turned on. If memory serves me
this is negotiated every 30 days via the default domain policy.
Anything in the syslog files of your member computers? I would look
around the time stamp of the authentication request. Is it when it's
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