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Questions tagged [kerberos]

Kerberos is a network authentication system based on shared key cryptography. It is the underlying authentication system used by current versions of Active Directory and is widely used by large organizations.

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SSH login without password with kerberos

I try to login onto a server which only supports login with kerberos authentication. Here's what I try: kinit user@FOO.ORG aklog -c foo.org ssh server But then I'm asked again for a password. Here'...
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Fedora 26 NFS + Kerberos “Preauthentication failed” (mount lead to no permission)

I'm having a hard time trying to setup nfs + kerberos at Fedora 26. I've followed this tutorial: RHEL7: Use Kerberos to control access to NFS network shares | CertDepot At the moment, pure NFS ...
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kdb5_ldap_util fails with cryptic error

Supposedly, in order to set up Kerberos, I need to run kdb5_ldap_util, though I'm not sure why. However, it fails with: # kdb5_ldap_util -D cn=admin,dc=example,dc=com create -subtrees dc=example,dc=...
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Samba not starting on Ubuntu Server 16.10

Samba was running well on ubuntu server 14.04. After upgrading to 16.10 it doesn't start anymore. I've tried also to install samba on a fresh 16.10 vm and it doesn't work. Here the service error ...
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Not permitted to access my files on $HOME in tmux after log out and log in

My $HOME on a server is in a Andrew file system, and the server runs kerberos. I created a tmux session, wherein I ran a shell process. Then I detached it, and logged out, and after a while logged ...
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How to mount cifs with kerberos for a generic user?

I am able to mount a corporate shared directory on my AWS Workspace manually but I need to do this for all users. $ sudo ksu [sudo] password for <Domain>\<User.Name>: Leaving uid as root ...
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Kerberos/LDAP login fails - remove Preauth?

Using a Debian system with a Kerberos/LDAP client - login fails on KDE as a user directory isn't being created. SSH is successful (and no directory is created); however, desktop login isn't. I've ...