AFS and tokenforwarding

Dug Song dugsong at
Fri Oct 5 07:12:52 EST 2001

On Thu, Oct 04, 2001 at 10:59:38PM +0200, Serge Droz wrote:

> Now what do you mean by that?  The server is authenticated (vi the
> server key) before the token is passed.  You can't do any better (at
> least in ssh1).

that's kind of the point. it isn't real authentication, it's user
acceptance of server credentials which may actually be from a

> What is teh point of tokenpassing under AFS? If I have to use my afs
> password, I'll get a tokem anyway, so I won't need to pass one.

you may have tokens for multiple cells you wish to pass transparently.



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