Remote Procedure Call (RPC) Security Version 3

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (nfsv4 WG)
Authors Thomas Haynes  , Nicolás Williams 
Last updated 2013-05-11 (latest revision 2012-11-07)
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This document specifies version 3 of the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) security protocol (RPCSEC_GSS). This protocol provides for: compound authentication of client hosts and users to server (constructed by generic composition), channel binding, security label assertions for multi-level and type enforcement, privilege assertions, and identity assertions.


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