libnss-sss - Nss library for the System Security Services Daemon

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Updates Main amd64
Package filename libnss-sss_1.13.4-1ubuntu1.15_amd64.deb
Package name libnss-sss
Package version 1.13.4
Package release 1ubuntu1.15
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category utils
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 18.85 KB
Installed size 72.00 KB
Provides a set of daemons to manage access to remote directories and
authentication mechanisms. It provides an NSS and PAM interface toward
the system and a pluggable backend system to connect to multiple different
account sources. It is also the basis to provide client auditing and policy
services for projects like FreeIPA.
This package provide the nss library to connect to the sssd daemon.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libnss-sss_1.13.4-1ubuntu1.15_i386.deb 1.13.4 i386 Ubuntu Updates Main
libnss-sss_1.13.4-1ubuntu1_i386.deb 1.13.4 i386 Ubuntu Main
libnss-sss_1.13.4-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb 1.13.4 amd64 Ubuntu Main
libnss-sss - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14


Type URL
Binary Package libnss-sss_1.13.4-1ubuntu1.15_amd64.deb
Source Package sssd

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libnss-sss deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libnss-sss




2019-05-28 - Andreas Hasenack <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.15) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/libsss-sudo.postinst: Add sss entry to nsswitch only on initial install.
(LP: #1781991)
2019-03-11 - Victor Tapia <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.14) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/p/GPO_CROND-customization.patch: Set GPO_CROND to cron instead of
crond for Debian and Ubuntu (LP: #1572908)
2019-02-08 - Andreas Hasenack <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.13) xenial; urgency=medium
[Orion Poplawski]
* Add upstream HBAC patch.  Closes LP: #1722936.
[Andreas Hasenack]
* d/t/{common-tests,control,ldap-user-group-*-auth,login.exp,util}: add DEP8
tests from later releases of Ubuntu (LP: #1793882)
2018-10-31 - Karl Stenerud <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.12) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/p/add-back-pidfile.patch: Re-add PIDFILE entry to
/lib/systemd/system/sssd.service (LP: #1777860)
2018-05-17 - Victor Tapia <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.11) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/p/fix-ad-passwd-renewal-fd-leak.diff: Fix fd leak triggered by the AD
machine password renewal task (LP: #1771805).
2018-01-08 - Leonidas S. Barbosa <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.10) xenial-security; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: unsanitized input
- debian/patches/CVE-2017-12173.patch: sanitizes the input
for sysdb searches by UPN/email, SID and UUID in src/db/sysdb_ops.c
and add test src/tests/sysdb-tests.c.
- CVE-2017-12173
2017-11-06 - Andreas Hasenack <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.9) xenial; urgency=medium
* debian/patches/bad-initgroups-results-3045.patch: sdap: Fix
ldap_rfc_2307_fallback_to_local_users.  Thanks to Michal Židek
<>.  Closes LP: #1684295.
2017-07-25 - Keith Ward <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.8) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/p/attempt_ptr_update_on_nonzero_return.diff: Continue to send the PTR
record update in situations where the nsupdate child forward zone updates
are successful but nsupdate returns non-zero. (LP: #1706284)
2017-07-21 - Andreas Hasenack <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.7) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/rules, d/sssd-common.install: Fix sssd_krb5_locator_plugin install path.
(LP: #1664566)
2017-06-05 - Victor Tapia <>
sssd (1.13.4-1ubuntu1.6) xenial; urgency=medium
* Fix regression where SSSD doesn't start on boot if autofs is not
installed (LP: #1695870):
- rules: Support new service
- Restart autofs to read direct mounts
after SSSD and autofs have started (only on startup). This keeps the fix
for the autofs and SSSD race condition (LP: #1566508)
- Remove "starting autofs" to allow SSSD to
start without autofs.

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