[Baypiggies] Security bloopers (was GUI Bloopers)

Aahz aahz at pythoncraft.com
Fri Apr 23 03:55:18 CEST 2010

On Thu, Apr 22, 2010, Isaac wrote:
> "And the username you entered does not match any account on record here,
> maybe somewhere else?"

Being serious for a moment: no

Generally speaking, one principle of security is that you never let
crackers know whether any given username exists on your system.
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