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Web Component Certification (SCWCD/OCPJWCD)
Form Based Authentication in J2EE1.4
Joined: Sep 12, 2004
Sep 12, 2004 18:55:00
I studied Hanumant Deshmukh's book for 310-080 and the book does not contain the details of Authentication for J2EE1.4.
It's about a mock question from one of the web sites:
Which Basic Authentication type is optional for
Choices were HttpBasic Authentication, FormBased Authentication, HTTPS client Authentication and HTTP Digest Authentication.
I wonder if all Authentication types are optional or not. Any idea?
Joined: Apr 02, 2004
Sep 12, 2004 22:28:00
FORM & Client-Cert authentication are inside the J2EE specs. Basic authentication is supported by all browsers/J2EE web containers. So that makes Digest authentication, the only that is optional.
[ September 12, 2004: Message edited by: Cheng Wei Lee ]
SCJP 1.4 * SCWCD 1.4 * SCBCD 1.3 * SCJA 1.0 * TOGAF 8
Joined: Aug 26, 2004
Sep 13, 2004 07:24:00
I think its HTTP DIGEST authentication that is optional.
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Form Based Authentication in J2EE1.4
I passed the SCWCD with 86%
good book for j2ee 1.4
built-in mechanisms of HTTP
Why J2EE1.4 and not J2EE1.5 ?
What is called optional authentication type?
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