cachemgr.cgi and plebs

From: Jason Lee <>
Date: Sun, 25 Aug 1996 23:41:26 +1000 (EST)

Stephane Bortzmeyer writes:
] As Martin Gleeson said, Squid will see the request coming from the Web
] server so you should authorize its address (and tune httpd.conf to be
] sure the Web server allows only your station to run that cachemgr.cgi
] script).

Is there anything wrong with letting normal pleb users access
cachemgr.cgi? I can't think of any obvious security concerns, there is
nothing too secret about squid.conf. Is performance a problem? I guess
while users are looking at cache_object URLs they're not looking at


	zeros and ones will take us there....
	peace. plastic. 1996.
Received on Sun Aug 25 1996 - 06:43:29 MDT

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