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Re: How best to secure admin directory?

April 08, 2010 11:24PM
> I'm not sure it's a "great security". There is a lot of spywares in browsers
> (the Google Toolbar for example) which will inform about the used address.

That's true... would you recommend just having authentication on that
location instead?

> Outch. I hope your "php includes" doesn't use HTTP to load files...

It doesn't, they're all include(); directives.

Cheers Oliver!

Leo

On Fri, Apr 9, 2010 at 12:12 PM, Olivier B. <nginx.list@daevel.fr> wrote:
> On 09/04/2010 03:47, Leonardo Crespo wrote:
>>
>> Morning guys!
>>
>> Can anyone help with best practice to secure an /portal/admin
>> directory? A link to documentation will do just fine.
>>
>> Our website has and /admin directory which don't want to be accessible
>> via www.domain.com/portal/admin. Instead, we want hackoff.domain.com
>> to point to /portal/admin directory. If we could add authentication to
>> hackoff.domain.com would be great too.
>>
>
> I'm not sure it's a "great security". There is a lot of spywares in browsers
> (the Google Toolbar for example) which will inform about the used address.
>
>> The point is some files on www.domain.com/* include (php include)
>> files on /portal/admin, so this has to work internally.
>>
>
> Outch. I hope your "php includes" doesn't use HTTP to load files...
>
>> I searched the wiki and this website https://calomel.org/nginx.html
>> (which is great too) but I couldn't figure out a way to do this.
>>
>> Any ideas are very welcomed.
>>
>> Cheers!
>>
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How best to secure admin directory?

leocrespo April 08, 2010 09:54PM

Re: How best to secure admin directory?

Olivier B. April 08, 2010 10:16PM

Re: How best to secure admin directory?

leocrespo April 08, 2010 11:24PM



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