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ActiveDirectory Kerberos keytab unusable from Linux

I am configuring Kerberos authentication for Alfresco CIFS protocol fully implemented in Java (JLAN project). That is not the first time, I used to set it up right in a single shot. In the same ...
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Why do kerberos HOWTOs specify to copy keytabs securely to the host? Is networked kadmin not secure?

Kerberos HOWTOs often have words similar to these: Securely transfer (via flash drive, disk, or encrypted connection) the keytab to the client host. Is logging in on the client host as root, ...
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error reading keytab file krb5.keytab

I've noticed these kerberos keytab error messages on both SLES 11.2 and CentOS 6.3: sshd[31442]: pam_krb5[31442]: error reading keytab 'FILE: / etc/ krb5. keytab' /etc/krb5.keytab does not exist on ...
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help using setspn and ktpass

I'm trying to set up the SPNs and create a keytab file for tomcat kerberos spnego Single sign on. the server running tomcat7 is ubuntu-ad1.wad.eng.hytrst.com the KDC is kerberos.wad.eng.hytrust.com ...
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What is the kerberos keytab file used for in UNIX/AD kerberos authentication?

I have proved that UNIX/AD Kerberos authentication works without the presence of a keytab file so I'd like to know whether I should worry about it (given I'll need an individual keytab for each server ...
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Exporting user keytabs in MIT Kerberos

How can I export a Kerberos keytab with a given password, so I can use it to authenticate passwordlessly with MIT KfW, while still being able to authenticate with a password elsewhere? If it matters ...
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Is the Kerberos SPN FQDN significant to the server, or is the keytab enough?

I spend most of my time as a developer, so I'm not familiar with all the details... I have a service running on a linux host. I want to use Kerberos to transmit identity information to the service. ...
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Create kerberos keytab from AD file with more than one SPN

I need to create a Kerberos keytab file from Active Directory with three different SPNs. It's no problem to add different SPNs with setspn -a but when I try to create a keytab file with ktpass ...
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Creating keytab for computer account to decrypt packet capture

We are having an issue with our blackberry server (EWSTest fails at autodiscover lookup) and I am running a packet capture with Wireshark in an attempt to diagnose the issue. There is a conversation ...
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kerberos cifs multiuser mount from AD PDC

I'm trying to mount a cifs folder on a ubuntu server with multiuser support from a windows DC. I can get user kerberos tickets as root on the server and mount the directory with kerberos without any ...
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kerberos error when active-directory user connects to Solaris machine

I have configured two CentOS machines to authenticate via kerberos and LDAP to Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory. I am now trying to do the same to a Solaris 10u9 (without upgrades to Kerberos ...
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keytab auth against samba 4 DC: Client not found in Kerberos database while getting initial credentials

I set up a samba 4 active directory on ubuntu 14.04 following Samba AD DC HOWTO. In principle everything works well but I'm stuck in getting kerberos authentication running using SPNs for web ...
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setting kerberos ktpass ktab all that JAAS

I have a couple of questions on Kerberos on Windows. I want to find out what the purpose of mapping a user to a service using ktpass is. For example I am on windows and I run ktpass like this: ...
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can't login after generating keytab file

I generated a keytab file with the following command: ktpass /out http-web.keytab /mapuser Administrator@my.domain.bar /princ HTTP/localhost:8080@my.domain.bar /pass * However, now I can't seem to ...
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Why does ktutil list show some clients, but kinit says client unknown?

When I run ktutil list, I get a list of several clients. However, when I run kinit for any of the listed clients, I always get client unknown. Any ideas?
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Sudden catastrophic failure of kerberos

I've been playing with my openAFS setup, and adding keys for the afs principle for kerberos. Now, suddenly, Kerberos has gone down (or something). Kadmin gives the following error: kadmin -p admin ...
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F5 authentication using kerberos keytab

Our network gear use tacplus for authentication and authorization. tac itself authenticates using kerberos. For one of the projects we need automated login to a F5 device using a script. Does anyone ...
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How to find out domain name for Win 2k8 server

I'm following this blog post: http://blog.springsource.com/2009/09/28/spring-security-kerberos/ It says: For this to work, every web applications needs to be registered at the Kerberos server ...
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Implementing SSO with Kerberos in a multidomain environment

I am interested if anyone can give me general/specific tips on how to implement SSO in a multi-domain environment. I have a primary AD (Windows) in the domain say A.COM. This is also where the user ...