Authenticate in site with desktop application.

asked 2014-03-20 17:44:53 +0800

ternblom gravatar image ternblom

Hello everyone, I new with ZK framework. I developed a simple site with ZK Fw. This site have a authetication module. I want to authenticate in this site from a desktop application. My problem is this. How do I send data from a desktop application for the site, which method I use GET or POST?

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answered 2014-03-21 08:48:45 +0800

chillworld gravatar image chillworld flag of Belgium
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You can do both, but POST is better for security reasons. GET will mean you will see the user and (hopefully encrypted)pw in the url, witch is not that secure if everyone can see the url with the username and even (encrypted) pw.

Greetz chill.

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