Binary package “sssd” in ubuntu maverick

System Security Services Daemon

 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 provides the daemon.