[krbdev.mit.edu #1230] Transited realm handling
hartmans at MIT.EDU
Sun Oct 27 21:35:01 EST 2002
Bug 1230 notes that we were included a trailing null in transited
realm encodings that we send over the wire and check against KDC
I have fixed this code but not yet closed out the bug. We could
include an additional fix to better deal with encodings that include a
trailing null received from other KDCs.
The disadvantage is that we would consider realms differing only in a
trailing null character the same for trust comparisons. Also, it is
not clear how useful the fix will be since I think our current KDC
code will always force a non-null transited encoding to fail the
cross-realm policy check.
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