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Public Key Cryptography Based User-to-User Authentication - (PKU2U)

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Larry Zhu , Jeffrey E. Altman , Nicolás Williams
Last updated 2008-11-03
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This document defines a Generic Security Services Application Program Interface (GSS-API) mechanism based on Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) - PKU2U. This mechanism is based on Kerberos V messages and the Kerberos V GSS-API mechanism, but without requiring a Kerberos Key Distribution Center (KDC).


Larry Zhu
Jeffrey E. Altman
Nicolás Williams

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