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From: Francis Bolduc <>
To: Juliusz Chroboczek <>
Subject: [Galene] Re: Behind reverse proxy, not at the root
Date: Thu, 18 Jan 2024 09:56:29 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

> No, it's not currently supported.  It wouldn't be too difficult to do, as
> usual it's testing that's a pain.  (Galene has a fairly extensive set of
> units tests for low-level functionality, but there are no high-level tests
> of the server as a whole, so I need to test manually with each release.
> So the more configuration options we add, the more testing I need to do.)
> I'll think it over, but no promises.

Thanks. I'll be happy to run some testing on my side if you have a
preliminary branch.

> (Off topic, but are you aware that by doing that you defeat sandboxing?
> HTML5 performs sandboxing on a per-origin basis, not a per-subtree basis,
> so when multiple applications are running on the same domain, a security
> flaw in just one of the applications will allow exploitation of all of
> them.  For example, an XSS vulnerability in your files application will
> allow an attacker to exfiltrate Galene's passwords.  The more secure
> configuration is to use a different hostname for each application,
>,, etc.)

Yes, I am aware. But I don't have control over the DNS and can't add
subdomains at will, unfortunately. :(

And, in my case, it's a private server that isn't hosting anything of
value. So we're comfortable with the risk.

  reply	other threads:[~2024-01-18 14:56 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 19+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2024-01-17 23:40 [Galene] " Francis Bolduc
2024-01-18 11:08 ` [Galene] " Juliusz Chroboczek
2024-01-18 14:56   ` Francis Bolduc [this message]
2024-02-24 11:49 ` Juliusz Chroboczek
2024-02-24 14:34   ` Francis Bolduc
2024-02-24 18:27     ` Francis Bolduc
2024-02-24 18:44       ` Juliusz Chroboczek
2024-02-24 18:56         ` Francis Bolduc
2024-02-24 20:12           ` Juliusz Chroboczek
2024-02-24 21:28             ` Francis Bolduc
2024-02-24 22:16               ` Juliusz Chroboczek
2024-02-24 22:19                 ` Francis Bolduc
2024-02-24 22:49                   ` Juliusz Chroboczek
2024-02-25  0:51                     ` Francis Bolduc
2024-02-25 11:10                       ` Juliusz Chroboczek
2024-03-03 15:20                         ` Juliusz Chroboczek
2024-03-03 15:30                           ` Dianne Skoll
     [not found]                           ` <170947981403.1000.17286547855683116289@gauss.local>
2024-03-03 15:52                             ` Juliusz Chroboczek
2024-03-03 16:04                             ` Dirk-Willem van Gulik

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