Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Our company uses NTLM to authenticate users.

But there are a bunch of softwares with LDAP authentication support. So, is there a way to setup an LDAP server (preferably under WinNT), which can authenticate users via NTLM?

share|improve this question

migrated from superuser.com Mar 30 '10 at 14:05

This question came from our site for computer enthusiasts and power users.

1 Answer 1

up vote 0 down vote accepted

Active Directory provides an LDAP service.

share|improve this answer
    
He does say WinNT, so maybe he's a decade behind the state of the art and AD isn't available in his environment. –  mfinni Mar 30 '10 at 14:40
    
He does say "preferably" so that doesn't rules out AD. AD can authenticate in both LDAP and NTLM so seems still a valid answer to me. –  jlliagre Mar 30 '10 at 15:08
    
Since he doesn't seem to know that AD includes LDAP, I don't want to assume anything at all :-) –  mfinni Mar 31 '10 at 0:35
    
Precisely, that was worth pointing out AD does include LDAP and so might be what the OP is looking for. –  jlliagre Mar 31 '10 at 0:49

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.