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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wr...@lnd.com>
Subject RE: Announce: NTLM authentication module
Date Tue, 02 May 2000 18:02:43 GMT
> From: Bill Stoddard [mailto:stoddard@raleigh.ibm.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, May 02, 2000 12:22 PM
> 
> Isn't challenge/response somewhat like digest authentication? 
>  How prevalent is it used?
> Does it work with browsers other than IE?

It is an MS propritary digest, 8 bit challenge, 24 bit key.

So far as -I- am aware, noone else uses it (well, it's actually
part of the unix services protocols for NT as well.  At least
I believe they have tied it into kerbos somehow.  Could be wrong.)


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