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Sophie Angela
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Which of the following authentication methods are supported by servlet containers?



Basic
client cert
Digest
form
 
Ulf Dittmer
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Digest auth is not required. Client cert (and the HTTPS support that goes with it) are not required unless the container is a J2EE container (and not just a servlet container).

The servlet specification is the ultimate source of information for questions like these.
 
Sophie Angela
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thank you
 
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