Authentication Services Implementation Considerations
The following table shows the Sysgen variables for the Authentication Services features.
|SYSGEN_AUTH||Security Support Provider Interface (SSPI) provides a programming interface for user authentication, credential management, and message protection. Available authentication providers include NTLM, Kerberos, and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). Each provider contains different authentication and cryptographic schemes.|
|SYSGEN_AUTH_KERBEROS||Kerberos security support provider for mutual authentication between entities.|
|SYSGEN_AUTH_NTLM||NTLM security support provider that uses challenge and response authentication protocol.|
|SYSGEN_AUTH_SCHANNEL||Schannel security support provider that uses SSL2, SSL3, and Transport Layer Security (TLS/SSL 3.1) public key-based protocols..|
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