Ticket Granting Ticket


Ticket Granting Ticket (TGT) as used within the Kerberos Protocol.

Ticket Granting Ticket is a Ticket to Get Tickets (TGT) that is valid for the local Kerberos Realm (or AD DOMAIN).

Ticket Granting Ticket has a default lifetime of 10 hours and may be renewed throughout the user's log-on session without requiring the user to re-enter his password.

Ticket Granting Ticket is cached on the local machine in volatile memory space and used to request sessions with services throughout the network.

The following is a discussion of the TGT retrieval process.

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