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Why is the Web letting users into our database without login prompts?

I want my users to access their Notes email and databases from the Web by using Internet Explorer. But when I start HTTP services I find that anyone can type in our IP address and see everything and even go to the database without any login prompts at all. So I have turned off HTTP services for now. Any suggestion on how to make this a secure process? Thanks.
You need to do a thorough review and adjustment to the Access Control List on your databases and your server security settings. Domino is a very secure Web server when it is set up correctly. In particular, look at the Anonymous access entry in each database ACL; you want this to be No Access. Also look at names.nsf / Server / Servers / <server name> / Internet Protocols / HTTP / Allow HTTP Clients to Browse. You want this set to No.
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