Cross Browser SSO?

Cantor, Scott cantor.2 at
Wed May 8 17:15:31 EDT 2019

On 5/8/19, 11:31 AM, "users on behalf of Harald Strack" <users-bounces at on behalf of hstrack at> wrote:

> The obvious way to realize this seems to inject the cookie from the 
> embedded browser somehow into firefox or chrome, but this has somehow 
> the taste of identity theft.

Cookies are not the sum total of the state required.

> Has anyone ever tried to accomplish such a workflow? In short: is there 
> a decent way to achieve a SSO between two browsers or a rich client 
> application and a browser?

That's what SPNEGO is, desktop authentication.

-- Scott

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