Kerberos Security Model for SNMPv3

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Authors Rajaram Pejaver  , Yiu Lee  , Wes Hardaker  , Ken Hornstein 
Last updated 2010-10-25
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This memo describes the use of Kerberos service with Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) to authenticate users, authorize them to access specific MIB objects, and to protect SNMP messages by using integrity protection and encryption. User authorization information is securely encapsulated inside the AuthorizationData field in a Kerberos ticket.


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