Basic Authorization Assertion

Applies to ReadyAPI 3.53, last modified on June 26, 2024

The Basic Authorization assertion checks whether you use the basic authorization.


The assertion is available only in security tests. Use this assertion with the Weak Authentication security scan.

Create an assertion

Follow these steps:

Security tests: The Assertions panel

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  1. Open a security test.

  2. Click Response Assertion next to the Weak Authentication scan.

  3. Click in the Assertions panel

In the New Assertions dialog, search for the Basic Authorization assertion or select it manually in the Security category.

See Also

Security Assertions
Weak Password Assertion
Sensitive Files Exposure Assertion
Cross Site Scripting Assertion
Sensitive Information Exposure Assertion

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