On 6/27/01 at 10:36 AM +0530, Koti wrote:
1. what is server challenge in SMTP auth ?
2. How client validate or decode this server chanllenge?
3. what is client response?( Is ther any specific RFC or docs on "server
challenge & client response" )
4. How server validates client's response?
All of these depend on which SASL mechanism is being used. Each SASL
mechanism has an RFC associated with it. See
<http://www.iana.org/assignments/sasl-mechanisms> for a list of the
registered SASL mechanisms and the RFCs which describes what the
challenge and the response should be for each.
Pete Resnick <mailto:presnick(_at_)qualcomm(_dot_)com>
QUALCOMM Incorporated - Direct phone: (858)651-4478, Fax: (858)651-1102