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From "Terence M. Bandoian" <>
Subject RE: Still having problem retrieving user value from ISAPI Filter for authentication
Date Tue, 22 Jun 2010 17:39:47 GMT
Hi, Melinda-

As Pid suggested, the first part of that string after NTLM in the 
authorization header decodes in base64 to 'NTLMSSP'.

-Terence Bandoian

Savoy, Melinda wrote:
> Thanks Pid, I did do that as well, but I did not see the user value there either.  
> Here is what I got when I did issue the getHeaderNames() and as you can see the authorization
shows the encrypted NTLM value but it is not decrypted and I cannot get to the info though
the ISAPI log shows the decrypted value which I cannot get to:
> = MimeHeaders ===
> accept =/*
> accept-language =n-us
> connection =eep-Alive
> host =ocalhost
> user-agent =ozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 5.1; Trident/4.0; .NET CLR 1.1.4322;
.NET CLR 2.0.50727; .NET CLR 3.0.04506.648; InfoPath.2; .NET CLR 3.0.4506.2152; .NET CLR 3.5.30729;
> cookie =SESSIONID–9AE176A965514B845A6E3A9E83A21E
> accept-encoding =zip, deflate
> content-length =
> I don't know what I'm doing wrong here.  Again, any help is appreciated.
> Thanks.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Pid [] 
> Sent: Tuesday, June 22, 2010 7:11 AM
> To: Tomcat Users List
> Subject: Re: Still having problem retrieving user value from ISAPI Filter for authentication
> On 22/06/2010 13:05, Marc Boorshtein wrote:
>> I haven't tried this with IIS, but we had quite the discussion on this 
>> last week with Apache & tomcat with JK.  In your server.xml file add 
>> tomcatAuthentication=alse" to the AJP connector object.  If you look 
>> in the archives of this list for JK_REMOTE_USER there is a very 
>> interesting discussion on the topic.
> Also, you could iterate through the headers in request.getHeaderNames() to see what's
being passed across to Tomcat.
> p
>> Marc
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