Nginx & Digest authentication

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Tue Aug 11 13:09:35 UTC 2015


On Tue, Aug 11, 2015 at 03:35:19AM +0000, Arun John (arujohn) wrote:

> I have a NGINX that sits in front of my application. I have 
> digest authentication enabled for the application. I’d like a 
> set up where when a user connects to NGINX using Digest, NGINX 
> simply proxies this request to my application where the actual 
> authentication happens. The authentication logic is already 
> available in the application and I just want the NGINX to 
> forward the headers correctly to the app.
> Could someone help me on how to accomplish this?

Just use proxy_pass, see

Maxim Dounin

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