Preannounce: Kroupware Project started
konold at kde.org
Wed Sep 11 02:08:53 BST 2002
On Tuesday 10 September 2002 10:58 pm, Matthias Kalle Dalheimer wrote:
> On Tuesday 10 September 2002 22.57, Tim Jansen wrote:
> > Can you tell us anything about authentication? I am asking because KDE
> > does not have any mechanism for network authentication, and I am planning
> > to write Kerberos/GSSSAPI support - I need it for the desktop sharing
> > apps. But if you are going to come up some net authentication
> > mechanism...
> I have to leave that for the Erfrakon guys. Martin?
We are going to authenticate against LDAP with regards to the IMAP and the
SMTP operations. In addition we use SSL/TLS for the transport security.
Last but not least the clients may choose to use either a PKI solution
(Sphinx) or a web of trust (GPG) for individual objects incl. emails,
calendar entries etc.
Dipl.-Phys. Martin Konold
Stauffenbergstraße 107, 72074 Tübingen, Germany
email: konold at kde.org
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