[with apologies for the cross-posting]
A .htaccess file implemented by the web team at or before 1043h was
accidentally scoped to force authentication when accessing MagicScript.
At 1207h, the scope was reduced to include only the files to be
protected, and my tests indicate that http://www.uvm.edu is once again
viewable without authentication.
Sam Hooker | [log in to unmask]
Systems Architecture and Administration
Enterprise Technology Services
The University of Vermont
On 20110915 12:05 , Jim Lawson wrote:
> On 09/15/2011 11:57 AM, Andrew Hendrickson wrote:
>> We're suddenly getting the following error when connecting to
>> Authentication Required
>> A username and password are being requested by https://www.uvm.edu,
>> the site says "My Page"
>> On all platforms and browsers. Had another report from a user in
>> Waterman with the same issue.
> Looks like someone on the web team may have inadvertently included a
> script on the home page which required authentication. If you cancel
> the auth dialog, you can still load it. We'll let them know about the