Provides a mechanism for creating a KerberosUser from a principal and password that other components are able to use in order to perform authentication using Kerberos.


Kerberos, Password, Principal, Credentials, Authentication, Security


In the list below, the names of required properties appear in bold. Any other properties (not in bold) are considered optional. The table also indicates any default values, and whether a property supports the NiFi Expression Language.

Display NameAPI NameDefault ValueAllowable ValuesDescription
Kerberos PrincipalKerberos PrincipalKerberos principal to authenticate as. Requires nifi.kerberos.krb5.file to be set in your
Supports Expression Language: true (will be evaluated using variable registry only)
Kerberos PasswordKerberos PasswordKerberos password associated with the principal.
Sensitive Property: true

State management:

This component does not store state.


This component is not restricted.

System Resource Considerations:

None specified.