[Dshield] A few issues at the DShield site.
peter.stendahl-juvonen at welho.com
Fri Aug 11 08:36:36 GMT 2006
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Shane et al.
Thanks for prompt comment.
However, have to disagree (with a possibly hasty assumption).
Motivation: At least for me the automatic re-login failed previously as
Now it fails only intermittently, and may even be circumvented by
tricks. (*Please see for details further below*.)
Interpret intermittent (even quite frequent) successful automated logins
as progress, when comparing it to constant unsuccessful automated login
Please retry, and see the light. ;-)
10.8.2006 21:28 (UTC+3), Castle, Shane kirjoitti/wrote:
> Actually it's worse. Now, after accepting the cookie, the login screen
> won't display in firefox, showing this error:
> The page isn't redirecting properly
> Firefox has detected that the server is redirecting the request for this
> address in a way that will never
> * This problem can sometimes be caused by disabling or refusing to
> Shane Castle
Negative. In the contrary,
*Enormous progress witnessed*. :-)
*Fixing still required*.
Status as per an off-list sent detailed progress reports [as contains
possibly sensitive information (from DShield's viewpoint)].
Hint for all, when experiencing the redirection error and landing at, e.g.
"The page isn't redirecting properly
Firefox has detected that the server is redirecting the request for this
address in a way that will never
* This problem can sometimes be caused by disabling or refusing to
accept cookies [in general or from/for this site specifically].
You may avoid redundant entering of login credentials by doing the
At the error page, just target for URL https://secure.dshield.org/login.php.
Auto-login may succeed, and you will likely be redirected to and land at
URL https://secure.dshield.org/myreports.php, or wherever you were
targeting instead of targeted https://secure.dshield.org/login.php!
(https://secure.dshield.org/myreports.php is an example for a page
requiring authentication, same may apply to other pages requiring
authentication. Specifically targeting the URL
https://secure.dshield.org/login.php is apparently required to do the
- - Pete
"Everything becomes a little different as soon as it is spoken out loud."
Hermann Hesse (1877-1962); German-born Swiss writer.
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> [mailto:list-bounces at lists.dshield.org] On Behalf Of Johannes B. Ullrich
> Sent: Thursday, August 10, 2006 10:48
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> Subject: Re: [Dshield] A few issues at the DShield site...
> I worked on the 'remember me' function this morning and I think I found
> a stupid error with the cookie. see if its better now.
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