Free implementation of the Kerberos 5 network security system
Shishi is a (still incomplete) free implementation of the Kerberos 5 network security system. It includes a library ('libshishi') that developers can use to add support for RFC 1510, and a command line utility ('shishi') that lets users interface with the library, acquire and manage tickets, and more. Included are also a TELNET client and server (based on GNU InetUtils) for remote network login, and a PAM module for host security. Shishi is still alpha quality. Basic support for acquiring and managing tickets are working. The KDC server side can only serve initial authentication requests. DES, 3DES and AES cipher suites are supported.
DocumentationUser reference manual available in HTML, PDF, PostScript, from http://www.gnu.org/software/shishi/manual/
released on 3 April 2013
git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/shishi.git
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|License:GPLv3orlater||Kelly Hopkins||21 May 2010|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/shishi.git|
|Weak prerequisite||libgcrypt (as replacement for nettle)|
|Weak prerequisite||libidn (for non-ASCII support)|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 April 2018.
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