LinkAhead Release 0.11.0 contains important security updates. It removes the “annonymous admin” feature which was used for the obsolute LinkAhead Trail version in the past. The updated caosdb-webui component fixes several performance issues.
- caosdb-webui 0.11.1→0.12.0
[0.11.0] – 2023-09-15
For CHANGELOG of components, like the caosdb-webui, please refer to the corresponding repositories.
- Config option
anonymous_admin. This feature was intended for usage with the trial profile only. If your linkahead instance has an anonymous role with admin privileges you will be prompted to confirm that the admin privileges will be taken away from the anonymous role. There is no option to prevent this. If the anonymous user had admin-like permissions before, you may want to revoke these permissions. This can be done with the following line which calls a script inside the Docker container (replace
CONTAINER_NAME, probably it is
docker exec -ti -u 0:0 -w /opt/caosdb/run_docker/ CONTAINER_NAME /opt/caosdb/run_docker/bin/handle_anonymous_admin
Alternatively, you can use this Python library utility:
caosdb_admin.py retrieve_role_permissions anonymous