[Mailman-Users] sharing administrator passwords
brad at python.org
Thu May 29 01:28:46 CEST 2008
Charles Marcus wrote:
> Wow, that would come in useful for me... what option is that?
# Normally when a site administrator authenticates to a web page with the site
# password, they get a cookie which authorizes them as the list admin. It
# makes me nervous to hand out site auth cookies because if this cookie is
# cracked or intercepted, the intruder will have access to every list on the
# site. OTOH, it's dang handy to not have to re-authenticate to every list on
# the site. Set this value to Yes to allow site admin cookies.
ALLOW_SITE_ADMIN_COOKIES = No
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