2.5.5.1 Authenticate a User or Computer Identity to a Kerberos Authentication Server

The Kerberos client that plays the role of the Authentication Client initiates this use case with the goal of authenticating user/computer identity to the Authentication Authority (AA): the KDC, and in particular the Kerberos Authentication Server (AS).

Authentication of a user identity to a Kerberos Authentication Server

Figure 24: Authentication of a user identity to a Kerberos Authentication Server