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RFC 2617, "HTTP Authentication: Basic and Digest Access Authentication", June 1999

Note: This RFC has been obsoleted by RFC 7235 RFC 7615 RFC 7616 RFC 7617

Source of RFC: http (app)
See Also: RFC 2617 w/ inline errata

Errata ID: 3720
Status: Verified
Type: Technical
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: Brett Tate
Date Reported: 2013-09-06
Verifier Name: Barry Leiba
Date Verified: 2013-09-06

Section says:

username="Mufasa", [email protected]

It should say:

username="Mufasa", realm="[email protected]"


The realm value within the Authorization header example is missing the quotes.

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