collect Agate 2.5 Released

We are pleased to announce that Agate 2.5 is now available. Agate is OBiBa’s central user profile server.

In this release:

  • Strong password policy: strong password is now required for new users (min/max length, upper/lower case, digit, special character).
  • Redirect: requests with redirect parameter are verified.
  • Cookies: have Secure, HttpOnly and SameSite flags.
  • CSRF: Cross Site Request Forgery attempts are detected and blocked.
  • Content sanitization: user provided content sanitization to protect from code injection.

This release was possible thanks to the funding of the EUCAN Connect (Coral integration) program, and to the contribution of CARTaGENE .

See also Agate documentation for installation and operation instructions.