Kerberos


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Kerberos

A network protocol allowing machines connected to an unsecured network (called nodes) to identify each other securely. It was developed at MIT in the 1980s.
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Images of Kerberos in particular are reminiscent of early pictures of comet 67P/ChuryumovGerasimenko taken by the Rosetta spacecraft.
The orbits of Pluto and its moons Charon, Styx, Nix, Kerberos and Hydra are illustrated around their common center of mass.
Kerberos has been used as the platform in the development of this protocol which is based on the Key-Exchange protocol enhanced with a powerful intruder model.
Kerberos is a three-headed dog in Greek mythology and Styx is the mythological river separating the living world from the dead.
Styx and Kerberos join Pluto's three other moons and are named after figures from Greek and Roman mythology.
Each UNIX machine that is going to authenticate using Kerberos 5 must have a user account on the windows machine.
As originally intended, TrustBridge would have enabled Active Directory to take a Kerberos security token and communicate with another Kerberos-based system, not necessarily Active Directory.
Kerberos and LDAP also figure in the emerging Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) method of user authentication, which uses encrypted "certificates" to vouch for properly identified network users.
In addition CyberSafe has taken over the Kerberos protocol-based authentication product business from CyberSafe Corp in all world regions outside of North America.
has announced that its V-Link thin client solution for Internet and e-mail can now be extended librarywide because it now employs Kerberos secret-key cryptography.
Take Kerberos software, which generates a private, electronic key based on billions of random numbers for authorized users seeking access to a system.
The Rinspiration Thrombectomy System, developed by Kerberos Proximal Solutions, enables simultaneous rinsing and aspiration for the removal of acute thrombus in occluded arteries.