Definitions for "Keytab"
Keywords:  password, kadmind, kadm, keylist, sbin
A key table file containing one or more keys (principals). A host or service uses a keytab file in the much the same way that a user uses a password.
key tab le file containing one or more keys. A host or service uses a keytab file in much the same way as a user uses his/her password.
a file containing pairs of DCE principals and DES-encrypted keys (these are derived from the DCE password)