Limitation of authenticating against AD

Eloy Paris peloy at
Wed Sep 3 18:01:26 CEST 2014

On 09/03/2014 11:52 AM, Dennis Xu wrote:

> Hello,
> I am looking for confirmation that because our AD stores passwords in crypt'd or SHA1 format, we cannot use FreeRadius to authenticate against our AD using PEAP and EAP-MSCHAPv2?
> Is the above link still up-to-date?

Take a look at:

You need to configure your FreeRADIUS server to use ntlm_auth precisely 
because FreeRADIUS does not have access to the cleartext passwords of 
Active Directory users.


Eloy Paris.-

More information about the Freeradius-Users mailing list