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How to access encrypted/secured fields of active directory in c#?
Example :password is encrypted in active directory to access it?
Posted 13-Feb-13 0:00am
Updated 13-Feb-13 2:13am
bandi.ramesh 13-Feb-13 6:40am
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Solution 1

1. you can't : you would need a private key that you can not get for obvious security reasons
2. even if you could find the private key by whatever brute force method what you would decrypt is not the password but a hash of the password. There is no properly secured system which store passwords even encrypted.
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Solution 2

Check similar threads :CP Answers[^]

Note: You must know encryption algorithm applied on data for its decryption.

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