Security

Email linking on your site

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The days of the mailto: email link should be long gone, but unfortunately there are still millions of those type of links out there. I don’t necessarily mean unfortunately for you or me; I mean unfortunately for the millions of people who are the poor recipients of email from such links out there. There are thousands of nasty little spambots out there just searching the web hour after hour, zeroing in on that little snippet […]

It is not hacking when you give them permission

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Recently I had the opportunity to register myself as a user on someone else’s blog… and I was horrified by what happened (I very much like and respect this woman). I went through the registration process completely, and then logged into the site to make a comment on a blog post I thought was worthy of such. I was shocked to find that not only could I make that comment, but I also could edit […]