Authenticating Active Directory users via LDAP

Alan DeKok aland at
Tue May 31 19:19:58 CEST 2005

"Pete Flynt" <peteflynt at> wrote:
> I configured the LDAP modules and I am able to access Active directory for 
> username lookup but the authentication fails because of the password that 
> cannot be supplied in cleartext.

  Yup.  Ask Microsoft to change it.

> How can I solve this issue?
> I have read somewhere about how to modify FreeRadius source code in order to 
> get EAP working with AD.

  No.  Use ntlm_auth.  See radiusd.conf.

  Alan DeKok.

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