[Mailman-Developers] Found a privacy loophole...
Tue, 30 Nov 1999 12:08:24 -0600
In message <Pine.LNX.email@example.com>, R
ick Niess writes:
> Whoah. All I was pointing out was that attempting to hide the
>existence of a list to those viewing the listinfo index (by turning off
>the Advertize option) isn't entirely bulletproof. The listinfo index page
>specifically tells them how to get to the pages for lists that they know
>exist but aren't listed there, and then it provides a link to the list
>admin overview page which lists all existing lists, hidden or not.
Are you sure that your site works that way? If a list is unadvertised,
then it shouldn't show up on either the listinfo or admin pages. Are you
really seeing all the lists on the server on the admin page?
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