[Mailman-Users] Web Admin Security Question

Frank Bell frank.bell at washburn.edu
Mon May 21 16:30:20 CEST 2012

try an alias

Alias http://lists.washburn.edu/mailman/admin 

Thank you,
Frank Bell
Application Systems Admin

1 Cor 15:10
"By the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace toward me was not in vain . . .."

On 5/21/2012 8:46 AM, Dennis Putnam wrote:
> Thanks for the reply. Unfortunately I can't find any of this on the old
> server so I cannot understand what I did to make it work. I am not an
> Apache expert so I am having trouble with step 1 and hope someone can
> get me over this hump. I have SSL working as I can access the admin
> pages using https. However, I can also access it using http so I am not
> forcing SSL. I did not quite understand the looping caveat in option one
> so I tried the rewrite rule in option 2. That did not seem to do
> anything but there was no indication in the instructions where that
> should go. I have a .conf file that loads the SSL module and sets up the
> certificates. I added the rewrite code to that file.
> On 5/20/2012 8:17 PM, Mark Sapiro wrote:
>> Dennis Putnam wrote:
>>> After migrating my OS from Mandriva to CentOS I noticed that SSL mailman
>>> web access is no longer used. Is this something that is no longer
>>> necessary or do I still have more configuring to do? Do I really need
>>> SSL or is the management of web admin out of the box sufficient?
>> If you care about sending your admin and moderator passwords in the
>> clear over HTTP, you will want to use HTTPS. See The FAQ at
>> <http://wiki.list.org/x/7oA9>  for instructions on how to set this up.
>> Don't omit steps 2 and 3. these are important.
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