Heimdal: Delegation + Cross-realm authentication
v.sricharan at gmail.com
Mon May 11 16:49:16 EDT 2009
Does Heimdal (open source implementation of Kerberos V), support
cross-realm authentication by a service that is delegated to obtain
credentials on behalf of a client?
Following is the use case:
1. Client delegates authentication of credentials to a service
2. The service how has privilege to get credentials / tickets on
behalf of the client (in the same realm).
3. Client access a service on a different (but trusted) realm.
The question is, can the service that is delegated to fetch
credentials on behalf of the client, get the credentials for a
Thanks for the help!
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