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Re: Security Interface

From: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 23 Jun 1997 09:50:58 +0200 (MET DST)
To: Ron Bolin <rlb@mindspring.com>
cc: jigsaw maillist <www-jigsaw@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.SOL.3.91.970623094743.12378B-100000@tarantula.inria.fr>
On Fri, 20 Jun 1997, Ron Bolin wrote:

> Is there a password cgi or object for the Admin interface to Jigsaw?
> 
> If one accesses the default www port, they get the ability to
> access the Admin interface.

One of the first thing to do when you install a jigsaw server is to 
protect the Admin part of the server by adding a GenericAuthFilter on the 
Admin directory. (See the Jigsaw configuration tutorial for more info
<URL:http://www.w3.org/Jigsaw/User/Overview.html>).

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