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Nginx Password Protect Directory Downloads Source Code

I'm trying to password protect a WordPress login page on my Nginx server. When I navigate to http://www.example.com/wp-login.php, this brings up the "Authentication Required" prompt (not the WordPress ...
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Nginx Server Block Port 8081 Path to Root Folder

I'm trying to password protect all of port 8081 on my Nginx server. The only thing this port is used for is PhpMyAdmin. When I navigate to https://www.example.com:8081, I successfully get the default ...
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htpasswd - Any tip to block brute force attacks?

Update: As Craig suggested I'm trying fail2ban now. Even though I have issues in that as well. failregex is not finding any result though. I had enabled all apache* in jail.local and here is how my ...
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.htaccess password not working

I've been trying to use .htaccess to password protect a folder for a website. Unfortunately I can't seem to get it to work. I'm not getting an error, but the password being set in the .htpasswd file ...
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Apache doesnt pop up htpasswd authentification

i've been having trouble in the last hour with htaccess file. so what i want: I have a folder which is located at http://myip.com/FOLDER and I want a simple authentification page via htaccess So i ...
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ClamAV not installed. ClamAV is already installed

Re-Edit: After lots of Googling, lots of tracing, lots of tinkering with the nginx.conf & /vhosts - It came down to an error message saying ClamAV was not up to date. Running clamscan told me ...
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lighttpd access control affecting subdirectory trees sibling to a htpasswd file

Suppose I have a htdocs directory tree served by lighttpd htdocs htdocs/foo htdocs/foo/spam htdocs/foo/eggs htdocs/foo/eggs/stirred htdocs/foo/eggs/fried htdocs/bar htdocs/bar/bacon Now I'd like to ...
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nginx http auth only working on folders, not on files

I am new to nginx and I really enjoy how fast it is in combination with php-fpm. I want to protect a folder with location / { try_files $uri $uri/ $uri.php /; auth_basic ...
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htpasswd not working when set up in the httpd.conf file

My httpd.conf file looks like: <Directory "/path/to/mysite"> AuthType Basic AuthName "Restricted Files" AuthUserFile "/path/to/.htpasswd" Require user valid-user Options ...
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Apache How do I make it so other IP Address's can go into a folder but only if they login

So I want to be able to access my "home" admin folder at school but I cant so how do I make it so I can with .htpasswd file and then allow access but I got it to work once but gave me a 500 error...
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Lighttpd: htaccess protection does not work

i have tried to setup an htaccess protection of an file from my website. i have pasted the following code into the 05-auth.conf $HTTP["url"] =~ "^/www/hosts/domain" { auth.backend = "htpasswd" ...
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configure nginx to use an optional .htpasswd

Hello Serverfault members. I want my NginX to use an optional .htpasswd file. The reason is, that my config dynamically serves the webcontent. Based on $http_host. So I've tried the following: if ...
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.htaccess with .htpasswd on site root causes redirect loop

I want to temporarily password-protect a site. I have an .htaccess file in the site root containing: AuthType Basic AuthName "Example Site Name" AuthUserFile /home/my_username/.htpasswd Require ...
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Log invalid login attempts - htpasswd

I have password protected my /www root using a .htaccess and .htpasswd file and now I was wondering if it is possible to login invalid authentication attempts. My first though was that both successful ...
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Apache - Same username in several .htpasswd files

In a virtual host, I setup two different <Location> blocks for which the access is restricted by two basic authentication htpasswd files. One htpasswd contains different usernames + a common ...
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How can I lock a directory in debian server installed with ngix?

I tried so many methods and get stick hours with this. I edit /etc/nginx/nginx.conf and write these lines. location /home/user/domains/example.com/public_html/lockfolder/ { auth_basic "Restricted"; ...
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Trac standalone reading htpasswd file, but still says Authentication information not available

I am having some problems correctly configuring my trac server. I'm running Tracd 0.12.1 on a Synology DS411. I've followed this guide, I can browse the issues in trac, but if I try to log in, it ...
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Apache not recognising password protected directory

I want to password the directory /rutorrent on my website. In that directory, I've created this .htaccess file: AuthUserFile /home/whitey/sites/localhost/.htpasswd AuthName "Login to use rutorrent" ...
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protecting a single .exe-file for downloading with htaccess and htpasswd?

I have this, and only this, in a .htaccess file inside my downloads folder: <FilesMatch "\.(exe)$"> AuthType Basic AuthName "Downloads" AuthUserFile path/to/.htpasswd Require valid-user ...
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Password protect all requests except a certain directory

All requests on my domain go through a central PHP file (CMS) and I want to add a simple htaccess password to the site to all requests except those that match a certain sub directory. WOULD NOT ASK ...
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Using nginx and htpasswd, redirect user

Upon my server, I am running Webalizer on a few of my client's websites (and associated log files of access). Now this process is fine, and the log files are generated correctly and stored. What I am ...
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Apache htpasswd ignored DomJudge

I am trying to set up DomJudge with Apache on an Ubuntu server and have the following config included in my httpd.conf # Require authentication to jury webinterface <Directory ...
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How to generate a Linux Apache password file on a PC running Windows 7?

My development machine is Windows. I use the htpasswd program that is part of the Windows XAMPP package, version 1.7.7, to generate a Windows Apache password file. C:\xampp\apache\bin\htpasswd.exe ...
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Apache password protected directories. How to find out if .htaccess is reading the right .htpasswd file?

I'm trying to set up a protected directory on my Linux server that is running Apache. I'm following the instructions that my host has given me. Setting it up using Plesk control panel, doesn't ...
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Multiple authentication backends in lighttpd

I have some users in a LDAP directory and I'd like to have another user in a plain or htpasswd file that can login although the connection with the LDAP server is not available. Is it possible to ...
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.htaccess password protection not working in localhost

I tried to implement htaccess password protection for a directory in my localhost. My htaccess file is situated in /home/Server/Dev. The directory I want to protect is /Dev/. My .htaccess file has ...
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Apache htaccess passwd - ignoring correct login

I want to password protect a directory. I'm running Apache 2 with cPanel on Centos. For the sake of this post, the directory is /home/user/my-secret-dir I used cPanel's "Password Protect ...
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Lighttpd: htpasswd protection

i would use an htpasswd protection for an folder of my website. I use lighttpd an i have write the following code into the lighttpd.conf # Limit access to ispgen auth.backend = "htpasswd" ...
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Basic Auth on DirectoryIndex Only

I am trying to configure basic auth for my index file, and only my index file. I have configured it like so: <Files index.htm> Order allow,deny Allow from all AuthType Basic ...
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IIS Basic Authorization ala .htaccess/.htpasswd in apache

How do I implement the protection of the pages (asp.net mvc app), so when I hit the home page or any other pages within the application I get a login dialog popup in the browser I'm looking for ...
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What kind of algorithm does .htpasswd uses?

I am trying to generate this kind of hashes programmatically: axF3s9cdEnsNP But I can't identify what kind of hash it is. The hash comes from a .htpasswd file. All the online htpasswd generators I ...
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How can I install the htpasswd utility in Red Hat / Scientific Linux?

For apache, there is the htpasswd utility, which can be used to generate encrypted passwords for .htaccess access restriction etc. In Ubuntu I can install it via the apache2-utils package, but in ...
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apache AuthBasic denying correct login

I created a vhost in apache with this config Alias /my /srv/my <Location /my> AuthType basic AuthName "private area" AuthBasicProvider file AuthUserFile ...
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Can I password protect a location (not directory) in apache using htaccess?

I have used code like this in apache configuration to protect locations with password <Location ~ "/admin.*"> AuthType Basic AuthName "Protected Area" AuthUserFile ...
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.htaccess Authentication Internal Server Error 500

I am trying to setup an authentication for a directory on a ubuntu server and when i sign in i get a 500 Internal Server Error I have the following: AuthUserFile .htpasswd AuthName "Sign In" ...
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htaccess problem

I seem to be having a problem with my htaccess file. Here is the code AuthUserFile /core/.htpasswd AuthGroupFile /dev/null AuthName "Restricted Area" AuthType Basic require valid-user Basically ...
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Can htpasswd be used to restrict access to a URL rather than a specific folder?

I would like to restrict access to certain URLs with htpasswd files, rather than folders, is this possible? For example, I wish to restrict the URL: www.example.com/pages/id/227/Restricted_Page But ...
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I am trying to write an htaccess file performs authentication and redirects authenticated users to authorized directories. Can anyone help me with the condition syntax?

This is what I have so far but I can't get the RewriteCond and RewriteRule properly. RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{LA-U:REMOTE_USER} (\d{3})$ RewriteRule !^%1 http://subdomain.mydomain.com/%1 ...
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Is it possible to write an htpasswd file that redirects certain users to certain directories?

Assuming that I have a domain, say, mydomain.com and three directories under it call them dir1, dir2 and dir3, then is it possible to put an htpasswd file at the web root and have it redirect ...
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Need a .htaccess reroute exception when dealing with authentication in a child directory

# BEGIN WordPress <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d RewriteRule . /index.php [L] </IfModule> ...
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Where should I put my htpasswd file in a plesk domain for use with .htaccess?

I've got a path in my domain which needs apache to prompt for a password. I'll be using the .htaccess file to do this, so I can protect or unprotect by adding or removing the file. I need a place to ...
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How to set htpasswd for all except LAN?

How can I set htpasswd prompt for everyone who want to access some server except people from LAN (192.168.0.*) ? Thanks for the answers !
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Don't use htpasswd if coming from local host

I have a development site that, for an additional layer of protection to keep preying eyes away, I have behind a htpasswd file. However, I'm getting tired of typing in the username and password when ...