Anonymity Support for Kerberos, April 2011
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- HISTORIC (changed from PROPOSED STANDARD February 2017)
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 8062
- RFC 4120, RFC 4121, RFC 4556
- L. Zhu
- krb-wg (sec)
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This document defines extensions to the Kerberos protocol to allow a Kerberos client to securely communicate with a Kerberos application service without revealing its identity, or without revealing more than its Kerberos realm. It also defines extensions that allow a Kerberos client to obtain anonymous credentials without revealing its identity to the Kerberos Key Distribution Center (KDC). This document updates RFCs 4120, 4121, and 4556. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.