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smeserver-mod_maxminddb
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MaintainerUnnilennium
Urlhttps://wiki.contribs.org
CategoryCategory:security, geoip
Tags securitygeoipaccesapachehttpd

Maintainer

Jean-Philippe Pialasse

Version

Devel 9:
Contrib 9:
smeserver-mod_maxminddb
The latest version of smeserver-mod_maxminddb is available in the SME repository, click on the version number(s) for more information.
Devel 9:
Contrib 9:
smeserver-mod_maxminddb
The latest version of smeserver-mod_maxminddb is available in the SME repository, click on the version number(s) for more information.


Description

This contrib enable the new Geoip2 plugin from Maxmind in order to let your apache server to get full capacity of geoip with recent db.

The contrib also plan to help you restrict usage of server-manager, user-manager, or any other contrib depending on your client localisation. This is not miraculous, as a good vpn could override this protection and some ip might be incorrectly localized, but would at least stop a huge amount of scan and bruteforce.


Installation

yum --enablerepo=smecontribs install smeserver-mod_maxminddb


Configuration

you can list the available configuration with the followinf command :

config show smeserver-mod_maxminddb

Some of the properties are not shown, but are defaulted in a template or a script. Here a more comprehensive list with default and expected values :

property default values
DbName nextcloud string for mysql db
DbPassword GENERATED string for mysql db
DbUser nextcloud string for mysql db
access private private, public
status enabled enabled,disabled

Uninstall

yum remove smeserver-mod_maxminddb  smeserver-mod_maxminddb

Bugs

Please raise bugs under the SME-Contribs section in bugzilla and select the smeserver-mod_maxminddb component or use this link


Below is an overview of the current issues for this contrib:
IDProductVersionStatusSummary (3 tasks)
10770SME Contribs9.2RESOLVEDshould requires maxmind db
10769SME Contribs9.2CONFIRMEDNFR: allow to choose language instead of english default
10768SME Contribs9.2CONFIRMEDNFR: block|allow panels by country

Changelog

Only released version in smecontrib are listed here.

smeserver-mod_maxminddb Changelog: SME 9 (smecontribs)
2019/03/14 Jean-Philipe Pialasse 1.1.0-6.sme
- configure necessary variables [SME: 10759]

2019/03/13 Jean-Philipe Pialasse 1.1.0-4.sme
- fix typo [SME: 10759]
- add requires mod_maxminddb

- rename template
2019/03/12 Jean-Philipe Pialasse 1.1.0-1.sme
- Initial version [SME: 10759]