Using the User resource to get user account information
The User resource offers nice functionality for creating/updating/removing user accounts abstractly on several different platforms but can it also be used to retrieve information about existing user accounts? Given a username or uid, I need to find out where their home directory is and what their shell is.
windows user provider password hashing requirements
What kind of hashes does the windows user provider support for passwords?
After a quick research I’m under the impression that the underlying NetUser* APIs use plain text password. Wish I’m mistaken!