How to use the authtool at the shell in Astaro Security Gateway

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The authtool is a utility used for several tasks which regularly occur in authentication debugging.

Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)


Sophos UTM Software Appliance

Operating systems
v7,v8,v9

Features

Current features include: 
  • md4 generation of passwords
  • automatic creation of ldapsearch commands from configured ldap servers
  • automatic deletion of (automatically created) backend users
  • test authentication
  • base64 encoding/decoding of ip addresses (used in edirectory sso)
  • edirectory sso log analysis: print sso events (login/logout/authentications/failures) ordered by ip address and time

Command-Usage:
where the command is one of the following: 


auth Perform authentication
backenduserde Remove all backend users
edir_log_analysis Analyze aua.log for edir sso requests
base64 Encode/Decode ip addresses to/from Base64
md4 Calculates the md4 sum of a given password
mkldapsearch generate ldapsearch command lines from configured servers

 

 
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