A GSS-API Authentication Method for IKE

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ipsec WG)
Authors Derrell Piper  , Brian Swander 
Last updated 2001-07-19
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This document describes an alternate authentication method for IKE which makes use of GSS-API to authenticate the Diffie-Hellman exchange. The mechanism described here extends the authentication methods defined in RFC-2409 without introducing any modifications to the IKE key exchange protocol.


Derrell Piper (ddp@network-alchemy.com)
Brian Swander (brian@microsoft.com)

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