Likewise Open 6.0

Integrated Secure Authentication
Likewise Open
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Likewise Open is a free, open source application that joins Unix, Linux and Mac machines to Microsoft Active Directory and securely authenticates users with their domain credentials.

Main features:

  • Joins non-Windows systems to Active Directory domains in a single step from the command line or from a GUI
  • Authenticates users with a single user name and password on both Windows and non-Windows systems
  • Enforces the same password policies for non-Windows users and Windows users
  • Supports multiple forests with one-way and two-way cross forest trusts
  • Caches credentials in case your domain controller goes down
  • Provides single sign-on for SSH and Putty
  • Next-generation authentication engine that supports Kerberos, NTLM, and SPNEGO
  • No schema changes to Active Directory required

last updated on:
July 1st, 2010, 14:11 GMT
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
developed by:
Likewise Software
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What's New in This Release:
  • Even faster Logon: Likewise Open 6.0 significantly improves logon times for users of many groups – in particular, large, complex groups.
  • Enhanced password change support: Likewise 6.0 provides users in complex Active Directory topologies – involving multiple forests and a one-way trust – a means of updating a password to comply with network policies.
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