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Re: Kerberos/LDAP/SASL central authentication server howto

On Tue, Aug 10, 2004 at 01:17:38PM +0200, Markus Moeller wrote:
> Nikola, 
> I think you are right, SASL only protects the authentication exchange. I found also that cysus-sasl hard codes SSF 56 for GSSAPI. 

Check out RFC 2831, section 2.3: (http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2831.txt?number=2831)

(This is the digest-md5 sasl mechanism rfc)

2.4   Confidentiality Protection

   If the server sent a "cipher-opts" directive and the client responded
   with a "cipher" directive, then subsequent messages between the
   client and the server MUST be confidentiality protected. 

Section 2.3 is about integrity protection.