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Form-based authentication

 
Vineela Devi
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Hi,

Inorder to have form based authentication is it required tht the http method is doPost()?

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Sai Patnala
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Specification does not say that explicitly but FORM based authentication has the problem of the user name & password being sent as plain text. So it makes sense that HTTP method is POST atleast, its not displayed on the address bar.

You could try GET method and see how it responds.
 
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