System Security Services Daemon (SSSD) - This project provides a set of daemons to manage access to remote directories and authentication mechanisms, it provides an NSS and PAM interface toward the system and a pluggable backend system to connect to multiple different account sources. It is also the ...

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How do I configure LDAP on Centos 6 for user authentication in the most secure and correct way?

During the last couple of days I have been using a lot of F-words, while browsing Internet for good documentation about how to setup an LDAP-server. So far I have found none, but plenty that are less ...
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CentOS 6 + LDAP + NFS. File ownership is stuck on “nobody”

I've been trying to get LDAP authentication and NFS exported home directories on CentOS 6 working for a few days now. I've gotten to the point that I can now login to the client machine using the ...
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IPA dynamic DNS updates only the AAAA record. Where are my A records?

I'm setting up a FreeIPA domain. In my lab are three virtual machines: the domain controller ipadc1, and two clients puppet and wordpress (creative, yes, I know). All three VMs are running freshly ...
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SSSD rejects LDAP login with su: incorrect password

I've set up an LDAP server with user accounts. I've successfully configured a Rails application to authenticate against this LDAP server. I'm now trying to configure SSSD to authenticate against LDAP, ...
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Is it possible to use Kerberos over TLS through sssd?

Background I am trying to log in (via SSH, to an Amazon Linux EC2 instance running sssd) as users that I've created in my AWS Directory Services Simple AD. I am authenticating with Kerberos and ...
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Configuring Synology NAS as freeIPA client

I'm attempting to deploy freeIPA in my company. The network is quite simple: < 10 FC20 (and FC21 beta) desktops < 5 FC20 servers (including the one with freeIPA) 1 Synology NAS DS1813+ (DSM ...
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sssd and ldap authentication cache

On our box running OpenSUSE 12.2 we have installed OpenLDAP and sssd daemon. We are using these two services for user authentication. Recently we created a script which creates new web-users for our ...
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How to integrate Active Directory with FreeBSD 10.0 using security/sssd?

What are the required steps to authenticate users from an Active Directory running on Windows Server 2012 R2 in FreeBSD 10.0 using sssd with the AD backend with Kerberos TGT working?
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Overriding Parameters in Previously Declared Puppet Resource

I'm attempting to rebuild nwaller's sssd puppet module to be entirely LDAP based and to be a little cleaner. In it we have a resource defined for each authentication domain of the form define ...
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Filter LDAP user through PAM so it appears to not exist at all

In our corporate environment long ago some wiz decided to put the user "mysql" into LDAP. The account is disabled: $ sudo su - mysql This account is currently not available. ...but it's id still ...
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FreeIPA: prevent local root accessing user accounts

So after asking this question, I've been test-driving FreeIPA as a central authentication source based on this question: Managing access to multiple linux system One problem I ran into is that if a ...
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SSSD process won't die

Thanks for taking the time to check out my problem. I'm currently working on an issue that has only appeared once before. Back on Jan 3rd when this first appeared we were able to reboot the server ...
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Which ports are required in order to authenticate against a ldap server in another domain which is behind a firewall?

I have a Linux domain running with sssd, let's call this domain NJ. I'd like machines on the NJ domain to be able to authenticate against an Active Directory ldap server which resides on a different ...
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sssd vs nslcd for RHEL-5/6

We have 50 RH-5 machines and 70 RH-6 machines. I am looking to decide what we should use for LDAP: nscd/nslcd for all RH-5/RH-6 servers nscd/nslcd for RH-5 servers, sssd for RH-6 servers sssd for ...
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How to use realmd in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to join an Active Directory domain?

I want to use realmd to join an Active Directory domain from Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. To do that I just installed realmd and some dependencies with this command: aptitude install realmd sssd sssd-tools ...
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How do i get centos 7 to use uids and gids from active directory?

I'm preparing for an eventual upgrade from CentOS 6 to CentOS 7. Right now, in version 6, we just use LDAP mapped to AD for authentication. This then uses the UID and GID from the Active Directory ...
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AWS Simple AD: “KDC has no support for encryption type” for users created with adtool, but not with MS Management Console

Background I am trying to log in (via SSH, to an Amazon Linux EC2 instance running sssd) as users that I've created in my AWS Directory Services Simple AD. I am authenticating with kerberos and ...
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kinit & pam_sss: Cannot find KDC for requested realm while getting initial credentials

I have a very similar problem as described in this thread on CentOS 6.3 authenticating against a 2008R2 AD DC. Here is my krb5.conf, I know for a fact that XXXXXXX.LOCAL is the true domain name: ...
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Linux: sssd cache not being cleaned upon server reboot, what could be the cause and how can it be changed?

I'm using sssd in order to work with LDAP users and groups within our Linux environment. I had to rename the LDAP group of one of my Linux users and I noticed that after I finished editing the group, ...
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List of packages for RH 5.x

I need to install SSSD onto some of my client's servers, but a few of them are pretty old. Is there a list of all of the packages in the repository for a specific release of redhat? Specifically I ...
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What to do when local usernames conflict with network usernames

We use Puppet to manage our Linux desktop machines and SSSD to authenticate our users against a central authentication system. Recently when setting up a few new machines we found that puppet was ...
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home dir and shell for Active Directory authenticated users

I have successfully configured sssd and can ssh into a system with AD credentials what I am missing is the creation of a home directory and bash set as the shell. My assumption is that if I log on to ...
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Understanding PAM authentication procedure on FreeBSD with security/sssd

I'm trying to understand what's behaving errantly on my PAM configuration on FreeBSD 10.0 The machine is configured with two different authentication realms, one is the default Unix authentication ...
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Troubles with sssd and Active Directory Integration

I have Debian Squeeze and sssd installed. When I try to login to server by user 'alexwinner' by ssh I see in the log: (Fri May 11 18:56:03 2012) [[sssd[krb5_child[26281]]]] [get_and_save_tgt] (1): ...
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rpm2cpio skips files from RPM

These steps are from a box running CentOS 6.5. I merely tried converting a RPM package to a CPIO archive and was surprised to find files listed in the RPM but absent from the archive. Here are the ...
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SSSD ignoring ldap_access_filter

I've setup sssd and LDAP. Users authenticate and login. My problem is that sssd seems to ignore the ldap_access_filter option and allows all users to login. I've examined the logs/debug and pam_sss ...
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Refresh ldap client configuration Centos

Recently we change the ip address (and add some groups) of our LDAP server (running in Suse Enterprise) so should change also the ldap authenthication configurations for all the servers that we have. ...
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sssd active directory username same as local user

Hi have a Ubuntu box setup to login to AD. I can login to AD using usernames that do not match local usernames however I have a local username that also exists in AD and I want to be able to login to ...
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Pursuit of True Active Directory Integration

Before you laugh at me and say, "If you want Active Directory, use Windows" or tell me to use Google, hear me out. My company relies very heavily on AD. Nay, we are married to it at this point, and ...
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LDAP authentication - avoid duplicate uidNumber

I have just successfully configured OpenLDAP Users authentication in a single CentOS6 box, based on SSSD. Took some time and many trials, but it's working. Now, I want to start adding users. I'm ...
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Prevent sssd from using ldap to authenticate or id specific users for chef

I'm trying to use chef to add/modify a few local user accounts. For whatever reason there are duplicate accounts in LDAP. Since the system uses sssd/pam/ldap, it sees the user as existing, but is ...
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What is LDAP enumeration?

I have been working with implementing LDAP in our servers. We are using SSSD instead of nscd/nslcd to communicate with the LDAP server. One of the options in SSSD is enumeration. Enabling it solved ...
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SSSD Authentication

I just built a test server running OpenSuSE 12.1 and am trying to learn how configure sssd, but am not sure where to begin to look for why my config cannot allow me to authenticate. server:/etc/sssd ...
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Linux AD integration, unable to login when using Windows Server 2012 DC

I am trying to integrate my CentOS 6.6 servers into Active Directory. I've followed this guide from Red Hat using configuration 3 (SSSD/Kerberos/LDAP). When using a Windows Server 2008 R2 server as ...
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Identity Management for UNIX Password synchronisation gives warning

I installed "Identity Management for UNIX" on win 2008 r2 active directory. I did this because I wanted to have the unix attributes, so I can link linux computers via ldap to the active directory. I ...
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SSSD installation directory is empty

When I try to install SSSD using yum install sssd terminal writes that installation completed fine, but when I try to service sssd start it writes sssd: unrecognized service Then when I attemp ...
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Multiple Domain realmd/sssd Configuration on RHEL7?

I've configured our RHEL7 instance to support Active Directory login integration by using the documentation HERE. This describes using the "realm" command to configure the "sssd" service allowing for ...
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Joining Linux host to Active Directory fails to update Microsoft DNS

I am joining Linux hosts (CentOS 6) to Active Directory using a special bind account. I've granted delegate permissions to this user and when I join on the default Computers OU, a computer object is ...
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Samba Shares Without Using Winbind

I am curious if it is possible to use samba shares without using winbind. In our current environment we are using SSSD, Kerberos, and Samba to complete the required tasks such as joining the windows ...
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Login with Enterprise Principal Name using sssd AD backend in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I’m running sssd version 1.11 with the AD backend in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (1.11.5-1ubuntu3) to authenticate users from Active Directory running on Windows Server 2012 R2, and I’m trying to achieve logins ...
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Unable to join domain using samba tool net or realm/sssd

On a rhel7 server I am trying to join the server to a domain, but I am getting the following failure: net ads join -S domain.example.org -U name Enter name's password: Failed to join domain: failed ...
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How to confirm that IPA+SSSD is using only encrypted channels?

Simply put: I want to ensure that my authentication path is encrypted along the entire path. (e.g. encrypted from laptop->SSH host; from SSH host->authentication server; and from SSH host->other ...
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Filter getent passwd output with SSSD

I am using ldap_access_filter in sssd.conf in order to limit access to users that are in a specific ldap group. However, when I do a "getent passwd" I still get a full list of the ldap users. How can ...
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sssd: Is there a way to force a specific shell for some group members?

The context I'd like to restrict some AD users to a specific script, limiting what they can do on this particular machine. So, instead of connecting them with /bin/bash (for instance), I'd like to ...
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Sudo Access for Active Directory Groups

I have my Linux machine connected to AD but I am unable to get sudo privileges. I can sign on using AD credentials, but sudo doesn't work. I have looked at everything I can find and everyone says to ...
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Fedora 21 pam_sss authentication failure - permission denied

We have configured a OpenLDAP server which is working fine. FreeBSD, Debian, and a WordPress plugin authenticate with no problems. We are configuring Fedora 21 with pam_sss, but we get the following ...
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SSSD Authentication to Windows Domain without @domain.com everywhere

We're trialling using a Ubuntu 14.04 desktop environment for a few of our developers and I've hooked the machines into the domain with SSSD. This has been working fine. However the system recognises ...
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Cannot authenticate in Active Directory using security/sssd from FreeBSD ports

I'm trying to implement security/sssd port in a FreeBSD 10.0 system. My main goal is to authenticate users from Active Directory running on Windows Server 2012 R2. I would like to know if anyone had ...
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CentOS 6 SSSD SSH/Console Login Issues

I'm new to SSSD but I think I've configured it correctly considering id {ldap user} returns the expected uid and gid values for multiple test users. I'm using two CentOS 6.4 servers as test machines. ...
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How to poll the username, when having the UID?

we're using ldap with sssd for the usermanagement, so our users are not in the "/etc/passwd" Unfortunately, ps just shows the UIDs: [root@xyz ~]# id jmw uid=1582(jmw) gid=1582(jmw) groups=1582(jmw), ...