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helmut

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  • Registered on: 2019-01-08
  • Last connection: 2019-12-16

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2020-01-16

07:42 Lighttpd Feature #2997: mod_auth: Rate limit failures
I stand corrected. I was looking at the access log, but the error log contains everything that is needed for fail2ban... helmut

2020-01-06

06:48 Lighttpd Development: RE: Possible feature: authentication brute force hardening
Thank you for pointing out the delegation option. I take that as "Is there general interest in this feature? -> No", ... helmut

2020-01-03

08:30 Lighttpd Development: [Solved] Possible feature: authentication brute force hardening
I was looking into how lighttpd could be hardened against brute forcing authentication credentials. Unfortunately, I ... helmut

2020-01-02

09:04 Lighttpd Feature #2997: mod_auth: Rate limit failures
Thank you for looking into the feature request and the patch.
I somehow missed the forum as the appropriate commun...
helmut

2019-12-16

10:21 Lighttpd Feature #2997 (Invalid): mod_auth: Rate limit failures
It would be nice if lighttpd provided a means to rate limit authentication failures.
Rationale: Why not use existi...
helmut

2019-09-09

07:57 Lighttpd Feature #2976: Digest auth nonces are not validated
I mostly agree with what you say. I derived the recommendation from the example given in the RFC. This is not the for... helmut

2019-08-30

09:42 Lighttpd Feature #2976 (Patch Pending): Digest auth nonces are not validated
A malicious client attempting Digest authentication with lighttpd can arbitrarily invent nonces so long as the timest... helmut

2019-01-22

06:59 Lighttpd Bug #2925: autotools cross build failure with lighttpd
Agreed. So not using AS_IF is not a bug here, but requires non-local consistency. I mainly added it because I did not... helmut

2019-01-21

07:08 Lighttpd Bug #2925: autotools cross build failure with lighttpd
FYI, the change from MYSQL_INCLUDE to MYSQL_CFLAGS is not entirely non-required, because PKG_CHECK_MODULES populates ... helmut
07:03 Lighttpd Bug #2925: autotools cross build failure with lighttpd
Please don't replace AS_IF! That's broken. It's broken, because PKG_CHECK_MODULES uses AC_REQUIRE and AC_REQUIRE does... helmut

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