Category: OpenLDAP

OpenLDAP – Installing/Configuring OpenLDAP 2.4 on CentOS 7

Introduction LDAP stands for Lightweight Directory Access Protocol. As the name suggests, it is a lightweight protocol for accessing directory services, specifically X.500-based directory services. LDAP runs over TCP/IP or other connection oriented transfer...

OpenLDAP – Configuring OpenSSH Public Key Authentication

Introduction OpenSSH server supports the AuthorizedKeysCommand option. With this option in the sshd_config file one can call an additional script that gets the public key from LDAP using theOpenSSH-LDAP schema, and the sshPublicKey attribute...