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draft-mbelshe-httpbis-spdy-00: auth schemes

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2012 21:38:53 +0100
Message-ID: <4F68EADD.2070504@gmx.de>
To: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>


    There are four options for proxy authentication, Basic, Digest, NTLM
    and Negotiate (SPNEGO).  The first two options were defined in
    RFC2617 [RFC2617], and are stateless.  The second two options were
    developed by Microsoft and specified in RFC4559 [RFC4559], and are
    stateful; otherwise known as multi-round authentication, or
    connection authentication.

But as far as I can tell, RFC 4559 only defines "Negotiate", not "NTLM". 
(Asking because of 

Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 20 March 2012 20:39:27 UTC

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