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RFC 4120

"The Kerberos Network Authentication Service (V5)", July 2005

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4120.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Obsoletes:
RFC 1510
Updated by:
RFC 4537, RFC 5021, RFC 5896, RFC 6111, RFC 6112, RFC 6113, RFC 6649, RFC 6806
Authors:
C. Neuman
T. Yu
S. Hartman
K. Raeburn
Stream:
IETF
Source:
krb-wg (sec)

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Abstract

This document provides an overview and specification of Version 5 of the Kerberos protocol, and it obsoletes RFC 1510 to clarify aspects of the protocol and its intended use that require more detailed or clearer explanation than was provided in RFC 1510. This document is intended to provide a detailed description of the protocol, suitable for implementation, together with descriptions of the appropriate use of protocol messages and fields within those messages. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


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For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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