Kerberos Authentication in Active Directory

The Kerberos version 5 authentication protocol provides a mechanism for authentication — and mutual authentication — between a client and a server, or between one server and another server. Rather than transmitting user actual password over the network, Kerberos operates with a series of tickets.  When you sit down at your workstation and press Ctrl+Alt+Del to log on and enter your credentials, your machine begins … Continue reading Kerberos Authentication in Active Directory