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HTTP authentication efforts
"pf" == Paul Ferguson <[email protected]> writes:
pf> Does anyone know, on the off-chance, who is currently working on
pf> HTTP authentication processes for web browsing and Mosiac?
pf> Pointers appreciated.
There is a www-security mailing list based at Rutgers
([email protected]; list name of www-security). From the
introductory majordomo message:
This list is intended for the discussion of World Wide Web
security proposals, enhancements and issues.
Ben Fried of Columbia posted to www-security some NCSA
httpd/xmosaic patches to allow Kerberos 4 authentication. The
University of Michigan is using these patches (with some bug fixes fed
back to Ben) and a similarly patched lynx browser for authenticated
I haven't looked at the code to know whether the network traffic
is encrypted or not.