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boolean always returning false;

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Ok so i have this
public static boolean testAuth(){
          try{
               BufferedReader authReader = new BufferedReader(new FileReader("auth.txt"));
               String auth = authReader.readLine();
               authReader.close();

               URL authUrl = new URL("http://hvc3.com/authTest.php?auth="+auth);
               BufferedReader urlReader = new BufferedReader(new InputStreamReader(authUrl.openStream()));

               String authResponse = urlReader.readLine();
               System.out.println(authResponse);
               
               if(authResponse == "active"){
                    return true;
               }else{
                    return false;
               }
          }catch (IOException e){
               return false;
          }
     }
this is my console outpot:
kevin-roses-computer:~/Desktop kevinrose$ java test
active
NOO
sorry its not the exception i dot knw whats wong:

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krrose27