[Owncloud] Webdav Basic Authentication
mark.ziegler at rakekniven.de
Thu Sep 12 08:27:41 UTC 2013
Am 12.09.2013 10:24, schrieb Matthias:
> Dear Group,
> I am not a webdav expert but I read on a microsoft website, that
> microsoft disabled Basic Authentication for windows due to security
> reasons of the Basic Authentication standard. I also read "The most
> serious flaw in Basic authentication is that it results in the
> essentially cleartext transmission of the user's password over the
> physical network." on this website:
> If I get this right, it is not a good idea that owncloud only uses
> this type of Authentication standard?
That's why we recommend SSL for your webserver.
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