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Configuring Kerberos Authentication on a Client

Oct 27, 2015

Kerberos support must be configured on the browser to use Kerberos for authentication. You can use any Kerberos-compliant browser. Instructions for configuring Kerberos support on Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox follow. For other browsers, see the documentation of the browser.

To configure Internet Explorer for Kerberos authentication

  1. In the Tools menu select Internet Options.
  2. On the Security tab, click Local Intranet, and then click Sites.
  3. In the Local Intranet dialog box, make sure that the Automatically detect intranet network option is selected, and then click Advanced.
  4. In the Local Intranet dialog box, add the web sites of the domains of the traffic management virtual server on the NetScaler. The specified sites become local intranet sites.
  5. Click Close or OK to close the dialog boxes.

To configure Mozilla Firefox for Kerberos authentication

  1. Make sure that you have Kerberos properly configured on your computer.
  2. Type about:config in the URL bar.
  3. In the filter text box, type network.negotiate.
  4. Change network.negotiate-auth.delegation-uris to the domain that you want to add.
  5. Change network.negotiate-auth.trusted-uris to the domain that you want to add.
    Note: If you are running Windows, you also need to enter sspi in the filter text box and change the network.auth.use-sspi option to False.