rock_on_the_web at comcen.com.au
Mon Nov 10 21:14:49 PST 2008
On Mon, 2008-11-10 at 14:17 +0100, Mel wrote:
> On Monday 10 November 2008 13:53:41 Da Rock wrote:
> > Check the kerberos site for further, more accurate info, and run a
> > google search for browser kerberos auth with apache. You do need the
> > right module for apache to achieve this though- mod_auth_kerb. Some only
> > offer a link between apache and kdc with base64 encryption.
> Non-related to the OP's problem, but base64 is a transport encoding and not
> encryption. It is used as 7-bit transport for 8bit (or more) data, like
> attachments (email) and form uploads (web).
Good to know the difference, but that still seems very poor against the
kerberos security available. Good to know that the newer browsers are
addressing this issue...
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