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mwtoty



Joined: 03 Apr 2018
Posts: 6
Location: US, IN

PostPosted: Fri 01 Feb '19 23:10    Post subject: HTTP Response 200 Reply with quote

Hi,

Is the response "Http 200 xxx" can be considered as successful login when it shows in the access.log?

The log example is: Get abc\mysite.com http 1.1" 200 1748"

Thank you in advance.
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glsmith
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Joined: 16 Oct 2007
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Location: Sun Diego, USA

PostPosted: Sun 03 Feb '19 21:05    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not necessarily, it depends on the type of authentication.

If Apache is doing it (Basic, Digest, dbd... the authn(z) modules) then a failure would be a 401 error.

If however abc\mysite.com is doing the authentication, then no. A 200 just means it successfully served the request, which in this case Apache would just 200 when successfully serving abc\mysite.com's error page.

A good example is right here. The forum software does the authentication and if you get your username, password or both wrong, Apache will still log a 200 when it successfully serves the forum software's page saying "Doh, you really mucked up on that try Homer!"
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