Whiz labs question Which of the authentication mechanism use the same transmission mechanism. a) BASIC & DIGEST b) BASIC & FORM c) FORM and DIGEST. D) CLIENT-CERT and DIGEST e) None of above.
answer: b. I think the answer is e. BASIC: UserName/Password is encoded in BASe64 format and trasmitted. DIGEST: UserName/Password is encoded in MD5 format and trasmitted. FORM: UserName/Password is trasmitted in plain text. CLIENT_CERT: SSL security mecanism is used to transmit UserName/Password.