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How secure are Public Look URLs, and can I make them more secure?

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Last tested: June 2021


Public Looks are completely public. In that way, they are not at all secure.

However, the URL is a random hash, which should be unguessable. In that way, they're fairly secure.

You can make your Public Look more secure by setting up IP allowlisting on your Looker instance.


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