[q][i]Originally posted by: [b][b]Nick201[/b][/b][/i]
so you mean if I pass in cfinvoke userid and password that count as basic
authentication. I think in order to pass in cfinvoke i have to set up into the
linux server and create userid and password for that webservice and use it in
If i am wrong do you have any example of set up basic authentication and use
it in coldfusion..
See this article for a discussion of securing web services.
To setup authentication for your web service you have two options
1. Configure basic authentication for your web site according to your web
This is probably your best bet for making your services available to other
platforms such as .NET.
2. Use cflogin in your Application.cfc, I have not used this in production, so
I'm not sure if it is cross-platform or for ColdFusion requests only.