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Authentication, Authorization, and Winbind

  • Antonio Vazquez
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Abstract

We have already seen when talking about OpenLDAP that apart from authenticating against the local user database located at /etc/passwd, users could also authenticate against an OpenLDAP server. This has numerous advantages, as we can use a common centralized user repository, making user management much easier.

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© Antonio Vazquez 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Antonio Vazquez
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  1. 1.MostolesSpain

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