SPNEGO support for the BlackBerry 10 Smartphone Browser

Article ID: KB36032

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 06-11-2014


Product(s) Affected:

  • Porsche Design P'9982 smartphone from BlackBerry
  • BlackBerry Z30
  • BlackBerry Z10
  • BlackBerry Q10
  • BlackBerry Q5
  • BlackBerry 10 Smartphone
  • Simple and Protected GSSAPI Negotiation Mechanism (SPNEGO)
  • JI 496744

The following message will appear on the BlackBerry 10 Smartphone browser when navigating a website that requires use of the SPNEGO authentication mechanism:

SPNEGO authentication is not supported on this client.

This is a previously reported issue that is being investigated by our development team. A resolution is currently unavailable.

The BlackBerry 10 Smartphone supports the following authentication mechanisms that may be used by a webserver as a workaround:

  • NTLM
  • NTLMv2
  • Kerberos


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