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There is an easy work around both for Cairo and Dakar.


Solution for the most obvious attack checked in.

SVN 9477 and 9478

(Reverted again, due to dependency on LWP)


Updated work around in twiki_httpd_conf.txt bin/.htaccess.txt

SVN 9523 and 9524

Ready for release.


Summary Denial of Service attack very easy on both Cairo and Dakar
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.KennethLavrsen

SVN Range Sun, 19 Mar 2006 build 9373
AppliesTo Engine

Priority Urgent
CurrentState Closed

Checkins 10510 9477 9478 9509 9511 9517 9523 9524
TargetRelease patch
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Topic revision: r7 - 2006-04-01 - CrawfordCurrie
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