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Basic Authentication Workaround?

Basic Authentication Workaround?

Basic Authentication Workaround?

(OP)
Hi,

I've written a basic script below which normally works to grab pages but not from my protected site. Naturally I know the Realm, Username and Password but don't know how to incorporate it into my current program to get access to the pages.

Hope someone out there can help!

Denise :)
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#!/usr/bin/perl

&IOSocket;

sub IOSocket{
        use IO::Socket;
        $method = "GET";
        my @f = split(/\//, $input);
        $host = "www.domain.com";;         #their domain...
        $path = "/their/root/protected";  #protected root etc...
        $socket = new IO::Socket::INET( PeerAddr => $host,
                                        PeerPort => 80,
                                        Proto    => 'tcp',
                                        Type     => SOCK_STREAM, ) or die &printout;
        print $socket "$method $path HTTP/1.0\nReferer: $host\n";
        print $socket "User-Agent: $ENV{'HTTP_USER_AGENT'}\n\n";
        @output = <$socket>;
        close ($socket);    
}


$FILE="d:/Inetpub/mydomain/file.htm";  #my local domain directory path

open(WRBK,">$FILE");

print WRBK "@output\n";

close(WRBK);

exit;

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