A new Internet-Draft for “RESTful Authentication Pattern”

See on Scoop.it – nodeJS and Web APIs This document proposes a “RESTful” pattern of authentication for HTTP/1.0, 1.1, and 2.0. The existing 401 status code and WWW-Authenticate header are used to indicate that authentication is required and for negotiation purposes. The client POSTs an initial authentication message to an indicated login URI, and replyContinue reading “A new Internet-Draft for “RESTful Authentication Pattern””