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request.getRemoteUser()

Cameron Park
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Hi, does request.getRemoteUser() retrieve the user String from Authentication? If so, what good is it to have the value of Authentication header encrypted? To protect the password?
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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