map of authentication methods for cyrus
ken at oceana.com
Thu Nov 6 23:40:03 EST 2003
Craig Ringer wrote:
>> This is much better. I'd probably put the mechanisms outside of the
>> libsasl box, since they are (almost always) loaded dynamicly.
>> NTLM can use either Windows NT networking or the auxprop plugins.
> I don't quite get you there. I'll have a deeper look into the NTLM
> support and see if I get a better understanding of it.
The NTLM plugin can either pull the user's password out of an auxprop
plugin and generate/verify the challenges/responses itself (like
CRAM-MD5, DIGEST-MD5), or it can proxy the challenge/responses between
the client and an actual NT/Win2K/Samba server.
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