Kerberos Change Password Protocol

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (cat WG)
Author Marc Horowitz 
Last updated 1998-08-11
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The Kerberos V5 protocol [RFC1510] does not describe any mechanism for users to change their own passwords. In order to promote interoperability between workstations, personal computers, terminal servers, routers, and KDC's from multiple vendors, a common password changing protocol is required.


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