On Tue, 29 Mar 2016, Simo Sorce wrote:
On Tue, 2016-03-29 at 08:51 -0600, Master P. wrote:
I am using FreeIPA on the cloud and am worried about MITM attacks. I'm
assuming all network traffic can be easily read and possibly manipulated by
some of the listed ports for FreeIPA (80 and 389) are unencrypted ports.
The only thing port 80 does is redirect to 443.
There is also a CA certificate access on port 80 in case LDAP-based
access didn't work.
Port 389 is the only use LDAP port and clients will use the STARTTLS
command to transition to to a TLS encrypted connection or use GSSAPI and
confidentiality to encrypt the traffic.
Also, any LDAP BIND with password will be refused without STARTTLS
/ Alexander Bokovoy
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