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  1. atlassian-seraph
  2. SER-190

The DefaultAuthenticator class getUserFromBasicAuthentication method should be using setError instead of setStatus

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    • Resolution: Unresolved
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    Description

      According to jali in servlets versions >= 2.4 a user of setStatus is supposed to provide a context while setError does not. JIRA works around this issue by overriding the getUserFromBasicAuthentication method and calling setError instead of setStatus.

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            dblack David Black
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              8 years, 26 weeks, 3 days ago