Kerberos Research

The goal of this page is to collect links and some comments on Kerberos Research papers I've found on the net. It was created because I could not find a similar page.

Since the creation of this page, I have found some similar pages, including the following:

For a general introduction and other information, see the comp.protocols.kerberos FAQ.

Suggestions for improvement of this page are welcome, contact me.


The Internet Engineering Task Force hosts two working groups related to Kerberos standardization, the Kerberos WG and the Kerberized Internet Negotiation of Keys (KINK). The following Request For Comments has been published:

Papers about Security of Kerberos

Miscellaneous whitepapers

Documents of historical interest

Simon Josefsson