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by EliteLamer
Wed May 05, 2004 10:58 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Suggestion for phpBB team of experts
Replies: 11
Views: 7364

Re: Suggestion for phpBB team of experts

I suppose the forum description is unless then, if no one reads it.
by EliteLamer
Wed May 05, 2004 12:15 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: If you had to choose...
Replies: 2
Views: 2218

If you had to choose...

If you had to choose a different forum system from phpBB (for whatever reason). What would it be?
by EliteLamer
Wed May 05, 2004 12:10 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Suggestion for phpBB team of experts
Replies: 11
Views: 7364

Suggestion for phpBB team of experts


Why don't you add to the description of this forum "Do not ask about release date of 2.2"

Ppl keep asking the same question. Maybe this step would help.


:mrgreen:
by EliteLamer
Mon May 03, 2004 10:34 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: [Security Vulnerability/Security Alert] Admin List
Replies: 20
Views: 11274

Re: [Security Vulnerability/Security Alert] Admin List

How often do people check for hidden admins? Have you checked this board or the other board on phpbb.com for hidden admins? Yes Not always the case that you'll know that you've been hacked. Some people just like to pop in to the admin panel from time to time and being able to check IP's and maybe d...
by EliteLamer
Mon May 03, 2004 10:27 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: [Security Vulnerability/Security Alert] Admin List
Replies: 20
Views: 11274

Re: [Security Vulnerability/Security Alert] Admin List

How often do people check for hidden admins? Have you checked this board or the other board on phpbb.com for hidden admins? Not always the case that you'll know that you've been hacked. Some people just like to pop in to the admin panel from time to time and being able to check IP's and maybe do the...
by EliteLamer
Sun May 02, 2004 7:42 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: [Security Vulnerability/Security Alert] Admin List
Replies: 20
Views: 11274

Re: [Security Vulnerability/Security Alert] Admin List

Vulnerability my rear end, it's a missing feature you can quickly overcome with a quick check of the database. A vulnerability is a bug/s that allow a 3rd party to gain unlawful entry to an application. This is not a vulnerability. It is not a vulnerability that you allow hackers to hack a phpBB wi...
by EliteLamer
Sun May 02, 2004 6:17 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: [Security Vulnerability/Security Alert] Admin List
Replies: 20
Views: 11274

Re: [Security Vulnerability/Security Alert] Admin List

No moderator and admin list is availabe for "real" admins to keep track of any possible illegal admin permissions made by a hacker.

This is a vulnerability hackers can take advantage of, as they know they can have hidden admin permissions and will go undetected for months, years and forever.
by EliteLamer
Sun May 02, 2004 6:14 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: [Security Vulnerability/Security Alert] Admin List
Replies: 20
Views: 11274

Re: [Security Vulnerability/Security Alert] Admin List

Graham wrote:I can only assume that you are referring to something in 2.0.x

This refers to all versions of phpBB. Old and new.
by EliteLamer
Sun May 02, 2004 6:13 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: [Security Vulnerability/Security Alert] Admin List
Replies: 20
Views: 11274

Re: [Security Vulnerability/Security Alert] Admin List

Besides, you should be able to trust your admins anyway. Otherwise, why make them admins? We are not talking about "legal" admins doing anything malicious. We are talking about if you do get hacked. hidden admin user(s) created by the hacker, can be left hidden for the hacker to visit the forum at ...