[rfc-dist] RFC 6112 on Anonymity Support for Kerberos

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        RFC 6112

        Title:      Anonymity Support for Kerberos 
        Author:     L. Zhu, P. Leach,
                    S. Hartman
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       April 2011
        Mailbox:    larry.zhu at microsoft.com, 
                    paulle at microsoft.com, 
                    hartmans-ietf at mit.edu
        Pages:      16
        Characters: 37858
        Updates:    RFC4120, RFC4121, RFC4556

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-krb-wg-anon-12.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6112.txt

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]

This document is a product of the Kerberos WG Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and suggestions
for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the Internet
Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization state and
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