Kerberize MS Exchange?

Paul Nelson paulnelsontx at
Fri Sep 19 18:51:48 EDT 2008

in article g9qllk$4te$1 at, Walter Sobchak at
genijalac at wrote on 9/5/08 2:04 AM:

> Michael B Allen wrote:
>> On Thu, Sep 4, 2008 at 8:13 AM, Walter Sobchak <genijalac at> wrote:
>>> I'd like to kerberize ms exchange. I found some information about adding
>>> a security patch and some settings but not enough for it to work.
>>> Are there any pointers someone could give me?
>>> Do I have to use some commercial solution or it can be configured or
>>> programmed manually?
>> Kerberize it how?
>> MS Exchange uses a proprietary communications protocol so it's not
>> clear how Kerberos authentication even works in Exchange [1].
>> If you're talking about using IMAP4, last I checked MS Exchange does
>> not support Kerberos w/ IMAP4 at all.
>> Mike
>> [1] There is some new "Exchange Protocols" documentation released as
>> part of the EU settlement that might include such details.
> What I really want to do is use Outlook Web Access.
> Also I would like to have this option for Internet users, not only local
> company users.

OWA is going to be kerberized because it is built on top of IIS.

Paul Nelson
Tursby Software Systems, Inc

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