Externally visible ports for Conifer

All hostnames, with the exception of, resolve to, which is a load-balancing firewall. Currently there is no actual load-balancing occurring; each service is directed to one specific backend server.

The vast majority of network traffic will be HTTP or HTTPS, used by both the public catalogue (simple Web application) and the staff client (XUL application) at Windsor / Algoma /Laurentian / NOSM

Other externally visible services include:

  • ( - SSH, used to tunnel SIP2 connections for self-checkout transactions
    • Note that one could potentially exploit the SIP connection by manipulating the self-checkout machines. Due to the vast variety of self-checkout machines and possible configurations, this would be out of scope of a general security audit.
  • - Z39.50 query service provided by Simple2ZOOM
Last modified 12 years ago Last modified on Dec 1, 2010, 9:25:57 AM