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Opened 12 years ago

Closed 10 years ago

Last modified 7 years ago

#6645 closed enhancement (wontfix)

External links in Trac through redirect page due to hide referer.

Reported by: veena Owned by: Christian Boos
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: wiki system Version:
Severity: normal Keywords: redirect referer security
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Description

If you have Trac installed on your (not yet public) hostname of your project then click on external links in your Trac shares referer to targeted page (maybe to your competitors).

It would be useful to have possibility to switch on "protect external links" feature for rendering text through wiki syntax. Then any external links will be targeted to local script for example: /env_name/redirect?url=…. where simple HTTP redirect to external page will be provided. That your referer = your project is keeping secret.

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comment:1 by Noah Kantrowitz, 12 years ago

-1 on this. Either do it with a plugin or, better yet, use a corporate proxy that handles it for you.

comment:2 by Christian Boos, 10 years ago

Resolution: wontfix
Status: newclosed

Agreed.

comment:3 by Christian Boos, 7 years ago

Milestone: not applicable

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