The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) Authentication-Info Header Field

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Author Julian Reschke 
Last updated 2015-02-02 (latest revision 2015-01-24)
Replaced by RFC 7615
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This specification defines the "Authentication-Info" and "Proxy- Authentication-Info" header fields for use in HTTP authentication schemes which need to return additional information during or after authentication.


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