"Secure" channel demystifying?

Luke Howard lukeh at PADL.COM
Wed Jul 14 10:13:43 GMT 2004

>  "schannel" = Signed and sealed channel available in NT4 SP4 and later.
>Mandated for security reasons in authentication using "secure channel" as
>"secure channel" alone is not secure (mitm modifying unprotected fields in
>the response and similar attacks).

IIRC SChannel refers to Microsoft's SSL/TLS SSP, not the Net Logon
Secure Channel.

-- Luke

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