Re: [Samba] Samba AD, Attribute Editor, unixUserPassword
- Date: Tue, 4 Dec 2018 10:55:07 +0000
- From: Rowland Penny via samba <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [Samba] Samba AD, Attribute Editor, unixUserPassword
On Tue, 4 Dec 2018 11:28:29 +0100
basti via samba <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Am 04.12.18 um 10:17 schrieb Rowland Penny via samba:
> > On Tue, 4 Dec 2018 09:54:05 +0100
> > basti via samba <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> Hello,
> >> I have a samba 4 AD Domain, now I see in the Attribute Editor that
> >> the field "unixUserPassword" is plain text. This is also Plaintext
> >> in LDAP (seen via ldapvi).
> >> Is there a way to crypt that? SSHA for example?
> >> Best Regards
> > What do you use the 'unixUserPassword' for ?
> I use it for Mailaccount passwd.
Can you not use the users AD password instead ?
Most, if not all, mail servers can be set to do this.
> > I suppose you could use it store an encrypted password, but you
> > probably do not need to be using it.
> You mead I would use the field and fill it with something like md5?
Yes, provided your mailserver can read and use the encrypted password.
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