Re: New version of Passwords in the Clear

Vincent Quint scripsit:

> Thanks to Ed, a new version of the draft finding "Passwords in the Clear"
> is available at:

This draft mentions HTTP basic authentication only obliquely; it should
make it clear that using it is an instance of passwords-in-the-clear.

IMHO the draft is too strongly worded; there are cases where simple
password protection is ample.  Please see
for my views on the subject.

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Received on Tuesday, 14 November 2006 14:02:43 UTC