Setup single sign-on (SSO) service using LDAP The NetBSD Project
Status: Closed Time to complete: 72 hrs Mentors: Aleksej Saushev Tags: security, sso, ldap, documentation, howto

Write in clear terms what needs to be set up for implementing single sign-on service using LDAP.


Write step-by-step instructions for installation and configuration of OpenLDAP server, installation and configuration of LDAP PAM module, and other components as needed (both, for client and server).

Provide instructions how to test functionality (steps how to make sure it works).

Create a network with at least two machines. Make sure that your instructions apply to this configuration to (write separate sections, for client and for server, if needed). Make sure that network traffic is encrypted (use WireShark or tcpdump to test it, provide instructions for that).

Provide instructions how to operate this setup (how to add-remove user accounts, to change-reset passwords, and so on).


You are to make sure that you provide references to documentation for component you used (e.g. man pages, BIND Administrator Reference Manual, if applies).

You are to make sure that you provide step-by-step instructions for what you did.

You are to illustrate instructions with shell commands and configuration file snippets.

Uploaded Work
File name/URL File size Date submitted
ldap.txt 3.3 KB January 13 2013 22:02 UTC
ldap2.txt 3.6 KB January 13 2013 22:37 UTC
ldap3.txt 3.8 KB January 13 2013 22:45 UTC
ldap4.txt 4.0 KB January 13 2013 23:13 UTC
Matthew on January 12 2013 20:26 UTC Task Claimed

I would like to work on this task.

Aleksej Saushev on January 12 2013 20:27 UTC Task Assigned

This task has been assigned to Matthew. You have 72 hours to complete this task, good luck!

Matthew on January 13 2013 23:13 UTC Ready for review

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Aleksej Saushev on January 16 2013 05:19 UTC Task Closed

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