HTTP Client (Java Plugin Version)

[Requires JavaPlugin 1.4+; signed 03/17/2005]
M. Gallant 03/17/2005

This Java applet sends HTTP 1.0 and 1.1 methods to a specified HTTP server using Java sockets. The applet capability to communicate with any server requires special privileges to make arbitrary network connections which in turn requires the applet to be digitally signed (The applet tag in this page specifies using the Sun JavaPlugin1.3).
Typical JavaPlugin1.3 Java console and Security grant dialogues provide startup and certificate information:

Applet source code