Forum: Ruby on Rails rails and vpn

4b991e6bc2c354df945713544f637f63?d=identicon&s=25 oto iashvili (Guest)
on 2013-07-22 00:05
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Hi,
I have a page on my rails website that should be accessible only via a
vpn
connection between my server and another one. Is it possible to check on
controller this ?

thanks
41cc2c53544016a86472343ab3fdc0ff?d=identicon&s=25 Simon Macneall (Guest)
on 2013-07-22 00:09
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Hi,

I'd assume that the vpn has a specific IP address? I'd just check for
that
address in the request and if it's not from that address, send it to an
error/instruction page.

Simon

On Mon, 22 Jul 2013 06:03:21 +0800, oto iashvili
1a4ff0766a653c62e0dab34bacda9873?d=identicon&s=25 Norbert Melzer (Guest)
on 2013-07-22 06:23
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Why not bind the server only to the VPNs specific address?

This way you don't need to change source code every time something
changes
in the VPN.
Am 22.07.2013 00:08 schrieb "Simon Macneall" <macneall@gmail.com>:
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