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How to compare LDAP password

Mahesh kumar mani
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Joined: Jun 23, 2011
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Hi,

I'm able to bind the LDAP connection using java program and able to search the user DN and get the userPassword attribute. I'm getting encrypted password. My question is what is the encryption algorithm should I use to convert my plain text password to compare with LDAP password attribute?
 
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