User to User Kerberos Authentication using GSS-API

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (cat WG)
Author Michael Swift 
Last updated 1997-12-03
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This draft proposes a simple extension to the Kerberos GSS-API mechanism to support user to user authentication both in the case where the client application explicitly requests user to user authentication and when it does not know whether the server supports user to user authentication.


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