*Simple* guide to implementing digest-auth combined with IP based whitelist?
On 04/03/12 15:06, Tanstaafl wrote:
> I've never had a need to protect a site like this so am totally new to
> I've been reading, and everything says that digest-auth is preferred to
> basic-http-auth (yes, I know that this isn't a very sophisticated level
> of protection, but it is all we need for this site), but is there also a
> way to whitelist certain static IP address so people on those don't get
> prompted for a username/password?
> Thanks for any pointers to tfm...
For example, if you wanted to let people on your network have
unrestricted access to a portion of your website, but require that
people outside of your network provide a password, you could use a
configuration similar to the following:
for the "Allow from..." docs.