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SAML done 100% in moodle, fast, simple, secure
997 sites
1k downloads
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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.
207 sites
76 downloads
37
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1
Latest release: Monday, September 19, 2016, 7:30 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.
358 sites
202 downloads
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Supports Moodle 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5
Latest release: Wednesday, May 2, 2018, 9:02 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.
156 sites
32 downloads
25
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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tool_crawler
An admin tool robot crawler which scans your moodle for broken, large or slow links.
102 sites
55 downloads
22
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5
Latest release: Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 6:30 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.
219 sites
45 downloads
17
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_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.
87 sites
6 downloads
14
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5
Latest release: Thursday, November 8, 2018, 6:53 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.
115 sites
20 downloads
14
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_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.
78 sites
13 downloads
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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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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.
132 sites
128 downloads
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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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Enable services and users to authenticate using basic auth.
170 sites
39 downloads
8
Supports Moodle 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Friday, April 6, 2018, 12:32 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.
284 sites
27 downloads
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Supports Moodle 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4
Latest release: Thursday, February 15, 2018, 7:10 AM
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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/
3 sites
23 downloads
4
Supports Moodle 3.6 3.7 3.8
Latest release: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 12:53 PM
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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.
4 sites
1 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_speedtest
This is a network speed tester for embedding directly inside your moodle.
30 sites
101 downloads
2
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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