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HTTP Authentication-Info and Proxy-Authentication-Info Response Header Fields (RFC7615) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000244954D
Original Publication Date: 2015-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2016-Feb-04
Document File: 12 page(s) / 12K

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J. Reschke: AUTHOR


This specification defines the "Authentication-Info" and "Proxy- Authentication-Info" response header fields for use in HTTP authentication schemes ([RFC7235]) that need to return information once the client's authentication credentials have been accepted.

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                        J. Reschke Request for Comments: 7615                                    greenbytes Obsoletes: 2617                                           September 2015 Category: Standards Track ISSN: 2070-1721

          HTTP Authentication-Info and Proxy-Authentication-Info                          Response Header Fields


   This specification defines the "Authentication-Info" and "Proxy-    Authentication-Info" response header fields for use in Hypertext    Transfer Protocol (HTTP) authentication schemes that need to return    information once the client's authentication credentials have been    accepted.

Status of This Memo

   This is an Internet Standards Track document.

   This document is a product of the Internet Engineering Task Force    (IETF).  It represents the consensus of the IETF community.  It has    received public review and has been approved for publication by the    Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG).  Further information on    Internet Standards is available in Section 2 of RFC 5741.

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 Reschke                      Standards Track                    [Page 1]
 RFC 7615                HTTP Authentication-Info          September 2015

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