SASL network authentication library.
GNU SASL an implementation of the Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL) framework, consisting of a library with several plugins, command-line application, test-suite, documentation and source code usage examples.
GNU SASL consists of a library (`libgsasl'), a command line utility (`gsasl') to access the library from the shell, and a manual. The library includes support for the framework (with authentication functions and application data privacy and integrity functions) and at least partial support for the CRAM-MD5, EXTERNAL, GSSAPI, ANONYMOUS, PLAIN, SECURID, DIGEST-MD5, SCRAM-SHA-1, SCRAM-SHA-1-PLUS, LOGIN, and NTLM mechanisms.
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released on 28 May 2012
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