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Re: OT re HTTP auth disassocation of credentials

From: Jan Algermissen <jan.algermissen@nordsc.com>
Date: Mon, 19 Sep 2011 15:34:08 +0200
Cc: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <C1812169-1DA7-4AA9-A1A6-8BFC5DB1D97C@nordsc.com>
To: Karl Dubost <karld@opera.com>

On Sep 19, 2011, at 2:43 PM, Karl Dubost wrote:

> 
> Le 19 sept. 2011 à 02:37, Jan Algermissen a écrit :
>> FWIW I'd rather see browsers put a logout-button right in the browser GUI. The button could simply cause the browser to stop sending the credentials.
> 
> 
> As much as I could see the benefit for it. I do not think this will fly for browser vendors. They are all currently trying to simplify the UI and minimize it.

... credentials could simply time out..

(Causing all users to set the timeout to 'never' in turn :-)

Jan
Received on Monday, 19 September 2011 13:35:10 GMT

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