Cookie forwarding when using reverse proxy
mywebadmin at gmail.com
Fri May 4 00:28:02 MSD 2007
I was not thinking right in the early morning. I was trying to get
cookies from domain2.com while accessing domain1.com
This is impossible as it will impose security issues. Anyway, I was
On 5/3/07, Igor Sysoev <is at rambler-co.ru> wrote:
> On Thu, May 03, 2007 at 02:51:40AM -0700, Liang Jin wrote:
> > I am wondering whether it is possible to do the following trick:
> > Senario:
> > Frontend nginx server is accepting requests for site A
> > (domain1.com) and will reverse proxy to internal site B (domain2.com).
> > There are cookies set for site A and they are not directly
> > available to the backend site B (different domain).
> > So, my question is : would it be possible for nginx to forward the
> > cookies, that are set for domain1.com, to domain2.com.
> Browsers see you site as domain1.com, so they will send domain1.com
> cookies. nginx passes all headers inlcuding "cookie" to a backend.
> Igor Sysoev
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