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SAML done 100% in moodle, fast, simple, secure
1566 sites
1k downloads
64
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Thursday, November 7, 2019, 9:44 AM
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This auth plugin combines the best of both email based signup and self enrolment keys into a streamlined process making it much faster for students to get into a course. For the student it saves around 9-10 clicks and avoids context switching between a browser and their email client where they can become easily become disengaged or run into issues if their email is unavailable.
449 sites
199 downloads
53
Supports Moodle 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 6:09 AM
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Log in to Moodle using one time user key based login URL. Auth plugin for organising simple SSO (single sign on) between moodle and your external web application.
805 sites
374 downloads
42
Supports Moodle 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Friday, May 8, 2020, 9:23 PM
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tool_crawler
An admin tool robot crawler which scans your moodle for broken, large or slow links.
157 sites
144 downloads
30
Supports Moodle 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9
Latest release: Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 11:42 AM
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tool_lockstats
A lock statistics admin tool, specifically tailored to report on cron task timings. This tool exposes which tasks are currently running and where, and also shows a detailed history of how long each task has taken in the past.
148 sites
46 downloads
29
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3
Latest release: Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 7:30 AM
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auth_outage
A plugin to manage outage periods, such as scheduled maintenance, including CLI tools to embed in your scripting.
351 sites
90 downloads
24
Supports Moodle 3.0 3.1 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6
Latest release: Friday, February 22, 2019, 7:40 AM
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local_datacleaner
This local plugin allows you to sanitise data from a production environment for use on testing/dev environments.
185 sites
109 downloads
16
Supports Moodle 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2
Latest release: Friday, December 23, 2016, 11:03 AM
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local_envbar
Warn users with a notification block across the top of the screen when you're browsing a non-production server like staging or a local development box.
136 sites
36 downloads
15
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9 3.10
Latest release: Friday, November 20, 2020, 6:10 AM
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local_qrlinks
QR code generator that provides a direct link to the page specified. When someone scans the generated QR code it will try to log them in via guest access to the specified link.
102 sites
75 downloads
14
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Thursday, August 18, 2016, 8:37 PM
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A load balancer heartbeat / health checker url, and also a configurable nagios compliant cron health checker. This should work out of the box with most load balancers, eg Amazon ELB, F5, HA proxy etc as most of these simply check the http status for 200 or non-200 response codes.
500 sites
93 downloads
10
Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Thursday, February 15, 2018, 7:10 AM
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Enable services and users to authenticate using basic auth.
276 sites
190 downloads
8
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.7 3.8 3.9
Latest release: Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 2:10 PM
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This plugin allows an admin to create a Custom Security Policy (CSP) in both reporting mode and enforcing mode. A simple use case is to detect and cleanup issues with non secure content after a migration from http to https, through to advanced policies to mitigate from XSS attacks.
247 sites
148 downloads
8
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7
Latest release: Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 12:42 PM
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This is a Moodle plugin which adds Multi-Factor authentication (MFA), also known as Two-factor authentication (2FA) on top of your existing chosen authentication plugins. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Multi-factor_authentication
198 sites
174 downloads
7
Supports Moodle 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Friday, February 14, 2020, 8:42 AM
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tool_speedtest
This is a network speed tester for embedding directly inside your moodle.
180 sites
113 downloads
7
Supports Moodle 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 7:50 PM
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tool_passwordvalidator
A tool for enforcing various security standards and guidelines for passwords for Moodle. This plugin aims for compliance with the Australian Information Security Manual (currently May 2019), and above that, the NIST standards from the document 800-63B. Many of the controls are optional and user configurable, with the most safe values set by default, but allow for great customization for any configuration, while enforcing safe, sensible guidelines for passwords. This password checks also include securely testing for potentially compromised passwords using: https://haveibeenpwned.com/
13 sites
19 downloads
6
Supports Moodle 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 12:53 PM
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block_enrolkey
An easy way to enrol using an enrolkey from anywhere within moodle.
29 sites
46 downloads
5
Supports Moodle 3.5 3.6 3.7
Released: Thursday, December 19, 2019, 6:51 AM
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tool_securityquestions
This plugin adds a framework for adding and enforcing security questions for users to perform a password reset. Currently it only operates on the Moodle Core 'Forgot Password' page, however it is easily extensible to other forms. NOTE: This plugin only has native compatability with Moodle 3.8. For Moodle 3.7, MDL-66173 must be cherry-picked to allow the plugin to interact with Moodle. See Readme for more detailed instructions
20 sites
27 downloads
4
Supports Moodle 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 11:28 AM
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block_cqumymoodle
Allows staff and students to see enrolments they have in external systems (or other Moodle's). This was predominately created to allow links between archived and separated instances of Moodle, but keep the separation hidden to the users. Handy if you also have single-sign on between the systems, as it allows them to jump to external courses without having to login again.
3 sites
10 downloads
3
Supports Moodle 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0
Latest release: Friday, March 18, 2016, 1:24 PM
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tool_abconfig
A way to A/B test config, or slowly turn on config for certain audiences or % of traffic.
5 sites
11 downloads
2
Supports Moodle 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, March 24, 2020, 8:28 AM
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