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Docker image of Nginx Proxy with Basic Auth

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Simple HTTP Proxy with Basic Authentication

       w/ user:pass   +------------------------+      +-------------+
User ---------------> | nginx-basic-auth-proxy | ---> | HTTP Server |
                      +------------------------+      +-------------+

Run

$ docker run \
    --rm \
    --name nginx-basic-auth-proxy \
    -p 8080:80 \
    -e BASIC_AUTH_USERNAME=username \
    -e BASIC_AUTH_PASSWORD=password \
    -e PROXY_PASS=https://www.google.com \
    -e SERVER_NAME=proxy.dtan4.net \
    quay.io/dtan4/nginx-basic-auth-proxy

Access to http://localhost:8080 , then browser asks you username and password.

You can also try complete HTTP-proxy example using Docker Compose. hello-world web application cannot be accessed without authentication.

$ docker-compose up
# http://localhost:8080/
# - Username: username
# - Password: password

Environment variables

Required

Key Description
BASIC_AUTH_USERNAME Basic auth username
BASIC_AUTH_PASSWORD Basic auth password
PROXY_PASS Proxy destination URL

Optional

Key Description Default
SERVER_NAME Value for server_name directive example.com
WORKER_PROCESSES Value for worker_processes directive auto

Author

Daisuke Fujita (@dtan4)

License

MIT License