Kerberos SSH authentication on Linux

Posted on 2011-10-04
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
Hi guys,

When I setup Kerberos for SSH authentication to active directory, it works great; but the problem is, i have to manually create a user account for each user i want to enable.

Is there a way to create the user account at logon time if it doesn't exist and then try to authenticate?

Question by:ddiazp
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    Accepted Solution

    If you're not using samba / winbind, I'm not sure that it's possible.  If you want to explore that though, here's an article which goes into detail about how to set it up.
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    Assisted Solution

    Not to take away from what you've done so far, but take a look at Centrify

    there are free SSH and Samba modules

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