[rfc-dist] RFC 4537 on Kerberos Cryptosystem Negotiation Extension

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        RFC 4537

        Title:      Kerberos Cryptosystem Negotiation Extension 
        Author:     L. Zhu, P. Leach,
                    K. Jaganathan
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       June 2006
        Mailbox:    lzhu at microsoft.com, 
                    paulle at microsoft.com, 
                    karthikj at microsoft.com
        Pages:      6
        Characters: 11166
        Updates:    RFC4120

        I-D Tag:    draft-zhu-kerb-enctype-nego-04.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4537.txt

This document specifies an extension to the Kerberos protocol as
defined in RFC 4120, in which the client can send a list of supported
encryption types in decreasing preference order, and the server then
selects an encryption type that is supported by both the client and
the server.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

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

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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