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1.7 Enhanced SSSD Support for Active Directory

The System Security Services Daemon (SSSD) now supports the following features when using Oracle Linux clients with Active Directory (AD):

  • Dynamic updates to DNS.

  • Group and user lookups of NetBIOS names.

  • Site discovery of domain controllers.

  • User and group resolution and user authentication for trusted domains within a single AD forest.