Kerberos - Key Distribution Center (KDC)

1 - About

Key Distribution Center. A machine that issues Kerberos tickets.

The KDC is a service that should only be running on a domain controller. The service name is “Kerberos Key Distribution Center”. Basically the KDC is the service that is responsible for authenticating users when Kerberos is used.

3 - Components

The KDC implements two server components:

4 - Documentation / Reference

security/kerberos/kdc.txt · Last modified: 2018/05/15 16:38 by gerardnico