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digest authentication...?

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sharabhs

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Post Mon Sep 07, 2009 5:08 am

digest authentication...?

I need some information related to digest authentication, is there will be any specific test cases for digest authentication from the security prospective….?
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Post Mon Sep 07, 2009 10:48 am

Re: digest authentication.........?

What do you mean by specific test cases?

Here is Wikipedia's article on the subject and it provides some good info.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digest_acc ... entication
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Post Tue Sep 08, 2009 12:01 am

Re: digest authentication...?

those test case, which are not applicable to other authentication, like basic...
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Post Wed Sep 09, 2009 3:01 am

Re: digest authentication...?

Hi,
It's not clear what information you are after. What do you mean by test cases? Do you want to identify if digest authentication is being used? Are you trying to identify a particular flaw such as replay vulnerabilities?

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Post Wed Sep 09, 2009 4:19 am

Re: digest authentication...?

trying to identify a particular flaw such as replay vulnerabilities?
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Post Tue Oct 13, 2009 10:23 am

Re: digest authentication...?

There is a "disadvantages" section in the wikipedia article.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digest_acc ... advantages
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