security quirk

Joel Goldstick joel.goldstick at gmail.com
Wed Jan 30 20:45:30 CET 2013


On Wed, Jan 30, 2013 at 2:39 PM, RichD <r_delaney2001 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> On Jan 30, Gandalf  Parker <gand... at the.dead.ISP.of.Community.net>
> wrote:
> > > Web gurus, what's going on?
> >
> > That is the fault of the site itself.
> > If they are going to block access to users then they should also block
> > access to the automated spiders that hit the site to collect data.
>
> well yeah, but what's going on, under the hood?
> How does it get confused?  How could this
> happen?  I'm looking for some insight, regarding a
> hypothetical programmimg glitch -
>
>
> --
> Rich
> --
>
> As was pointed out, this really is off topic for this group.  You might
try googling.  The NYTimes makes articles available by adding a parameter
to the tail of the url I believe


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Joel Goldstick
http://joelgoldstick.com
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