Binary package “sssd” in ubuntu oneiric

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.
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 This package provides the daemon.