On Tue, 2015-12-01 at 10:11 +0200, Alexander Bokovoy wrote:
> On Mon, 30 Nov 2015, Simo Sorce wrote:
> >On Wed, 2015-11-25 at 09:47 -0500, Simo Sorce wrote:
> >> On Wed, 2015-11-25 at 09:02 -0500, Rob Crittenden wrote:
> >> > Jan Cholasta wrote:
> >> > > On 24.11.2015 22:17, Simo Sorce wrote:
> >> > >> On Tue, 2015-11-24 at 14:57 -0500, Simo Sorce wrote:
> >> > >>> On Tue, 2015-11-24 at 14:42 -0500, Simo Sorce wrote:
> >> > >>>> Since some time we use the getkeytab operation to fetch keytabs on
> >> > >>>> newer
> >> > >>>> clients. According to bug #232 setkeytab can be used to circumvent
> >> > >>>> password quality controls so it needs to be slowly retired.
> >> > >>>>
> >> > >>>> The attached patches implement #5485 in 2 parts.
> >> > >>>>
> >> > >>>> The first introduces the option DisableSetKeytab which globally
> >> > >>>> disables
> >> > >>>> the setkeytab extended operation. This is set to false by default 
> >> > >>>> for
> >> > >>>> backwards compatibility.
> >> > >>>>
> >> > >>>> The second introduces an option called DisableUserSetKeytab, which 
> >> > >>>> is
> >> > >>>> active by default in new installs (but not in upgraded ones), and 
> >> > >>>> only
> >> > >>>> disables the use of setkeytab for ipa suers, but not for
> >> > >>>> hosts/services.
> >> > >>>> This is because user's are the ones that may abuse the interface to
> >> > >>>> escape password policies and users also normally do not acquire
> >> > >>>> keytabs,
> >> > >>>> so it is a safe bet to disable just them by default in new installs.
> >> > >>>>
> >> > >>>> (Testing in progress)
> >> > >>>
> >> > >>> Tested and working as expected.
> >> > >>
> >> > >> I realized that adding options to ipaConfig require to add them in the
> >> > >> UI as well, attached patches add options in API.txt and config.py
> >> > >> Make now complain I should change API Major or Minor, but it is not
> >> > >> clear to me why given this are additional values and no real change or
> >> > >> new function is introduced. What's the recommendation ?
> >> > >
> >> > > When does make complain? It is supposed to complain only when API.txt
> >> > > does not match code.
> >> > >
> >> > > Anyway, we usually bump minor version even for backward compatible
> >> > > changes, see e.g. commit 9549a59.
> >> > >
> >> >
> >> > The point of API.txt (and the heavy client) was to save a round-trip.
> >> > Being able to pass in an invalid option would void that rule hence
> >> > having to update the API when new values are added.
> >> >
> >> > rob
> >>
> >> Ok added version change to the second patch (so we bump it only once
> >> given these are basically related changes.
> >
> >Bump, is this ok ?
> This patch is fine but please fix setkeytab use in ipa-sam before
> committing this patch.

This patch does not disable setkeytab yet, so it can go in right away
(it blocks other patches already). We have a bug to change ipa-sam,
should we mark it blocker for 4.4 ?

Simo.

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Simo Sorce * Red Hat, Inc * New York

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