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I've reviewed the RFCs and am pretty familiar with Kerberos.

It seems to me that over a non-encrypted link (HTTP), Kerberos doesn't leak the user's password (or hash based challenge/response like NTLMv1/v2) and/or is susceptible to a reply attack.

In a properly designed implementation of Kerberos, is HTTP authentication considered secure over a non-encrypted link?

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Kerberos authentication on HTTP will encapsulate Kerberos ticket inside a SPNEGO token and will not expose user credentials. Replay attack is stopped by authenticators. But there is a possibility to do a active MITM attack where you would prevent server from receiving captured authenticator. Please see this paper for more details.

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