User authentication through private IP LDAP/Active Directory from website

For a project I need to authenticate users on the website with their LDAP credentials. The problem is, the LDAP server is on a private IP and the website is not withing the same network. I already use the LDAP to log the users in the Intranet, which is on the same server as the LDAP.

Is there a way to communicate with the private LDAP from outside of the network ?

Some research seems to points to SSL connection, but I can't find a clear answer.

Any help is welcome.

Edit: Using a VPS worked out, thanks !

Answers


you can use a virtual private network. the answer lies here.

it will be independent of the os you are using.


Need Your Help

GHC + wxHaskell on Windows

windows haskell ghc wxhaskell

Have GHC 6.8.3 and wxHaskell-0.10.3 on a Windows XP computer. Installed both as binary distributions, not by building from sources. Built a sample with the following command:

How does the JVM initiate the fields in super and sub classes?

java jvm jls

Can any body tell why the output of following code is "null"? And what is the best way to construct a complex Object and delegate the details to their subclasses?