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Re: [xml-dev] RE: Encoding charset of HTTP Basic Authentication

Richard Salz scripsit:

> The problem with basic-auth is that it requires the name/password to be 
> sent on every single request. The more a password is used, the more it as 
> at-risk. Even over SSL/TLS.  Digest is better because it never sends the 
> password over the wire. It's worse because 


> Hope this helps.

Let's try that again, eh?

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