Synchronet v3.18b-Win32 (install) has been released (Sept-2020).

Synchronet v3.19a, now under development, requires libarchive-dev to build successfully.

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howto:hardening [2014/07/25 02:17]
deuce Remove pointless rambling.
howto:hardening [2014/07/25 02:29] (current)
deuce Synchronet supports Digest auth now, you don't need to disable the server to disable Basic auth
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     * HTTP with basic auth is not a secure method of transferring information - at any given time it's possible HTTP, with basic auth sessions, could be intercepted     * HTTP with basic auth is not a secure method of transferring information - at any given time it's possible HTTP, with basic auth sessions, could be intercepted
       * Change: Configuration Value       * Change: Configuration Value
-      ​**Disable Web Server on Win32**: From the //​Synchronet Control Panel//Select **Web->​Configure** from the top menuon the **General** tabUnCheck **Auto Startup**, then click **OK**.+        ​In the .ini filein the Web sectionadd (or modify) ​the Authorization line to read ''​Authorization=Digest''​ 
 +        ​Ensure that any webctrl.ini files don't override this value.
  
   * Don't enable NNTP   * Don't enable NNTP

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