University Web Search update

Agreed - Short Notice; Complete

Overview

Affected services
  • University Website search
At Risk Time
12:00 PM, 05-Sep-17 — 01:00 PM, 05-Sep-17
Description
University Web Search update to prevent student data being available to non-Ease users

Technical Information

Technical Information

Work summary
Changes to apache CONF file to force URLs with the search=students attribute to go via EASE. Need to enable EASE on the servers. Need to remove a varnish rule to allow access via MyED.
Technical summary
University Web Search update to prevent student data being available to non-Ease users
Affecting
Users of the search
Servers / Hardware
Criticality
medium
Impact description
The impact should be minimal. If the change is incorrect for some reason then the only users affected will be people trying to do a search for student data. Errors could include those seen when EASE is mis-configured like "too many re-redirects".
Change Reference
Additional comments

Request, Authorise and Publish

Requested by Andrew Hobden on 05-Sep-2017
Authorised by Applications
Publish to IS Website (Service Status and Alerts page): Yes
Published by Andrew Hobden


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