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SID-02291: Securing Attachments without twiki.conf?

Status: Asked Asked TWiki version: 6.0.2 Perl version: 5.10.1
Category: CategorySecurity Server OS: CentOS 6, kernel 3.12.65-188.ELK6.x86_64 Last update: 2 months ago

I'm using shared hosting, so I do not have root access and therefore cannot use twiki.conf. SecuringFileAttachments doesn't explicitly address using .htaccess, though it appears there might have been a mod_rewrite method in a previous version. The question http://www.twiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Support/SID-00721 seems to be the same issue, but possibly incomplete. I attempted to use it, and was promptly rejected by Apache because of "Options ExecCGI FollowSymLinks" Is there a best practice to secure file attachments without root access?

-- Jeff Ballenski - 2017-01-17

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Status Asked
Title Securing Attachments without twiki.conf?
SupportCategory CategorySecurity
TWiki version 6.0.2
Server OS CentOS 6, kernel 3.12.65-188.ELK6.x86_64
Web server Apache 2.2.31
Perl version 5.10.1
Browser & version Chrome 55.0.2883.87 m
Topic revision: r1 - 2017-01-17 - JeffBallenski
 
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