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Spring Security 3 by Peter Mularien

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Kerberos authentication in Spring Security

Much as we saw with CAS and client certificate authentication, it is the intention that Kerberos Single Sign-On (SSO) be the only supported authentication mechanism for the Kerberos secured website (although we will see an alternative configuration supporting form login towards the end of this chapter). Let's review the basic steps of configuring Kerberos authentication for Spring Security; afterwards, we'll cover some of the required configuration steps for other participants in the Kerberos-secured environment.

Overall Kerberos Spring Security authentication flow

As we discussed in the overview of the SPNEGO protocol design, the key piece of the implementation is the exchange of messages between the client's ...

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