PCK.AUTOMIC_SMOKE_WEB with action "Get website Smoke test" fails when using Windows authentication on IIS Web Server

Document ID : KB000088042
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Error Message :
Received status code 401
Server authentication failed!

When using PCK.AUTOMIC_SMOKE_WEB with the action "Get website Smoke test" on an IIS Web Server, receive "Server authenticaton failed!" error as shown below.

smoke-web-tool: PARAM: ignoreServerCert = NO 
smoke-web-tool: PARAM: proxyPort = [] 
smoke-web-tool: PARAM: url = http://vvnsupwin01
smoke-web-tool: PARAM: timeout = 10000 
smoke-web-tool: PARAM: proxyHost = [] 
smoke-web-tool: PARAM: loglevel = 
smoke-web-tool: PARAM: proxyUsername = [] 
smoke-web-tool: PARAM: username = vvnsupwin01\hht 
Making the GET request to http://vvnsupwin01/ ... 
Authentication username: vvnsupwin01\hht 
Received status code 401 
Server authentication failed!

OS Version: N/A
Cause type:
Root Cause: SMOKE WEB action pack does not handle Windows authentication on IIS
Update to a fix version listed below or a newer version if available.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Package Smoke Web 1.0.2 - Available
Additional Information:
Workaround :