Strongbox Admin Users

Only specified users have access to the the Strongbox security system Reports and Member Management Module, located at .

Admin usernames and passwords are stored in a password file: cgi-bin/sblogin/.htpasswd_admin separate from other users.


  • Do NOT share your admin credentials, Strongbox is designed to STOP password sharing to protect your site, every site administrator has to have its own admin username
  • To create a new admin user, or change your admin password, use this form
  • For security reasons, FTP/shell access is needed to edit the admin password file.
  • Avoid having repeated usernames in both admin password files and normal user databases/password files.
  • Do not “test” your customers’ credentials, see Helping Customers Who Have Trouble Logging In

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