[Mailman-Users] mailman list qrunner locks getting stuck?
Stephen J. Turnbull
stephen at xemacs.org
Fri Jan 18 04:54:50 CET 2002
>>>>> "Jon" == Jon Carnes <jonc at haht.com> writes:
Jon> The browser connection manages to create the lock files but
Jon> then it stops and refuses to authenticate. I'm fairly
Jon> certain it is using an old cookie at this point.
Well, the obvious and pleasant solution is
1) reverse the order of authentication and lockfile creation
This is an exploitable security hole, seems to me.
2) if the cookie is expired and the bruiser is Exploder, post a page
explaining the bug and giving download links for real browsers. :-)
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