[jcifs] using jgss with spnego for SSO
Michael B Allen
mba2000 at ioplex.com
Thu Jan 1 10:52:39 GMT 2004
> Kudos for the jcifs team for the NTLMFilter... It was great to have
> the filter working with such a simple setup.. I was wondering if it is
> worth trying to do the same with the SPNEGO and JGSS Api in jdk 1.4.
I believe Eric did explore this a little and at one point posted some code. But I
don't believe it was "serious" and he never mentioned it again.
> Especially the spnego token exchange part . There seems to be only one
> public API to do it ..unfortunately it is in c provided by microsoft. Has
> anybody tried or even considered to try it in Java?....I am about to try
> to do it...but I wanted to know if there is anybody who could give me some
I know wedgetail.com has done a lot of work in the area of SSO including SPNEGO
(although I believe they actually use jCIFS code for one reason or another).
Personally I've never even looked at it. Eric figured out all the NTLM details.
A program should be written to model the concepts of the task it
performs rather than the physical world or a process because this
maximizes the potential for it to be applied to tasks that are
conceptually similar and, more important, to tasks that have not
yet been conceived.
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