Several services at Stanford, such as Stanford OpenAFS, use Kerberos for authentication. Kerberos is a network authentication protocol, and it is built in to Mac OS X. The Kerberos Configuration Utility configures Kerberos for use at Stanford.
- Supported Operating Systems: Mac OS X 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, and 10.8
- Download File Size: 1.5 MB
- When an application at Stanford requires Kerberos authentication (e.g., Apple Mail, Stanford OpenAFS) you are prompted automatically to log into Kerberos. If you want a convenient way to manually initiate a Kerberos login, install Stanford Desktop Tools.