Logging out of HTTP basic auth

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Tags: http authentication

If I’m already at https://stigok.com/protected/area which is protected with HTTP basic authentication, I can overwrite the cached credentials by sending myself to https://anyotherstring@stigok.com/protected/area. Note that this is a client based approach and may not work in all browsers.

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