[rfc-dist] RFC 4752 on The Kerberos V5 ("GSSAPI") Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL) Mechanism

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        RFC 4752

        Title:      The Kerberos V5 ("GSSAPI") Simple 
                    Authentication and Security Layer (SASL) Mechanism 
        Author:     A. Melnikov, Ed.
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       November 2006
        Mailbox:    Alexey.Melnikov at isode.com
        Pages:      10
        Characters: 22133
        Obsoletes:  RFC2222

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-sasl-gssapi-08.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4752.txt

The Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL) is a
framework for adding authentication support to connection-based
protocols.  This document describes the method for using the Generic
Security Service Application Program Interface (GSS-API) Kerberos V5
in the SASL.

This document replaces Section 7.2 of RFC 2222, the definition of the
"GSSAPI" SASL mechanism.  This document, together with RFC 4422,
obsoletes RFC 2222.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Simple Authentication and Security Layer
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 
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