Are we aware of NEGOEX?

simo idra at
Fri Jun 29 13:02:01 MDT 2012

On Thu, 2012-06-28 at 06:44 -0700, Richard Sharpe wrote: 
> Hi folks,
> In an SMB2 packet capture at Sharkfest I saw a new OID in the SPNEGO stuff.
> It turned out to be this:
> The Windows client was only offering NEGOEX and NTLMSSP.
> More info here: and
> here
> If I get the time soon I might implement a dissector for NEGOEX ...
> which will help with the implementation.

I think both MIT and Heimdal's SPNEGO implementations now support
NEGOEX, I would *really* like to get us to use those implementations
instead of having our own SPNEGO implementation.

We can do that by providing a ntlmssp gssapi plugin to either library.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at>
Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat, Inc. <simo at>

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