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[Resolved] Getting Toolset updates while blocking external http requests

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Problem: I have blocked external http requests using 'WP_HTTP_BLOCK_EXTERNAL' for security reasons. I would like to be able to whitelist any URLs necessary for automatic updates to the Toolset plugin suite using 'WP_ACCESSIBLE_HOSTS'. Which domains should I include?

Solution: You should allow access to api.wp-types.com and d7j863fr5jhrr.cloudfront.net

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Last updated by Alexander von Freeden 3 years, 5 months ago.

Assigned support staff: Christian Cox.

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#591560

Hi,

I'm taking over maintenance of this new site using Toolset. For security reasons, I'm blocking external HTTP requests in my wp-config.php with this:

define( 'WP_HTTP_BLOCK_EXTERNAL', true );

And I am whitelisting hosts with this:
define( 'WP_ACCESSIBLE_HOSTS', ...)

As far as I know updates for WPML come through this URL:
d2salfytceyqoe.cloudfront.net

Is Toolset using a different address for this?

Cheers & thanks

Alex

#591731

Christian Cox
Supporter

Languages: English (English )

Timezone: America/New_York (GMT-04:00)

Hi, I'm not sure about that so I've asked my second tier support team for some additional information. Please stand by and I will update you when I get their feedback.

#591796

Christian Cox
Supporter

Languages: English (English )

Timezone: America/New_York (GMT-04:00)

Thanks for your patience. Our Systems team just let me know that these two domains should be whitelisted for Types plugin updates:
<ol>

  • api.wp-types.com
  • d7j863fr5jhrr.cloudfront.net
  • </ol>

    #593053

    Hi Christian,

    great, thanks!

    Cheers!

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