Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) Authentication Scheme Registry

Created
2014-02-17
Last Updated
2014-06-11
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HTTP Authentication Schemes

Registration Procedure(s)
IETF Review
Reference
[RFC7235]
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Authentication Scheme Name Reference Notes
Basic [RFC2617, Section 2]
Bearer [RFC6750]
Digest [RFC2617, Section 3]
Negotiate [RFC4559, Section 3] This authentication scheme violates both HTTP semantics (being connection-oriented) and syntax (use of syntax incompatible with the WWW-Authenticate and Authorization header field syntax).
OAuth [RFC5849, Section 3.5.1]