>>>SQL Server 2008 Security The SQL Server ODBC driver’s Windows authentication support means that using the driver to integrate Linux/Unix with SQL Server 2008 will not compromise security best practices defined and enforced by SQL Server 2008’s Policy-Based Management. Because the SQL Server ODBC driver lets you access SQL Server from Linux/Unix by using this best practice login mode, SQL Server authentication support is not a prerequisite for our driver. Your SQL Server instance does not therefore have to vulnerable to attacks associated with this legacy authentication mode.
Does this mean that we can authenticate Linux to SQL, windows authentication? If not, is anyone aware of a workaround, that will allow me to do so?