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1. Not able to get User details from HttpRequest header in JSP to do SSO with Windows Authentication

I am using JBoss-4.2.3.GA and have configured IIS to Integrated Windows Authentication and have disabled anonymous access. I created a JSP page with the following code -

<% out.print(request.getHeader("Proxy-Remote-User")); %>
Which displays ...

3. Skip HttpAuthentication by setting http authentication headers

yes we are basically implementing kind of SSO.. Applets are out of question for us... the reason i was asking jsp was that i can deploy the jsp in my server and make it act as a client connecting to remote server url which can bypass the Authentication We even tried AJAX way of solving things but since cross domain is ...