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From Xuefeng Wu <ben...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Deleting user from access pool
Date Wed, 30 Sep 2009 08:48:37 GMT
I'm sorry, you mean Vassil or me?

On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 4:43 PM, Richard Hirsch <hirsch.dick@gmail.com>wrote:

> I've created a JIRA item for this topic
> (https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/ESME-87) - the JIRA item is a
> little misleading but it is basically deleting users from pools.
>
> You've already worked on access pools. Maybe you'd like to work on this?
>
> Thanks.
>
> D.
>
> On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 9:59 AM, Vassil Dichev <vdichev@apache.org> wrote:
> >> Should we allow for a user to be deleted from an access pool?
> >>
> >> If yes what happens? Does he no longer have access to the messages in
> >> the pool - irregardless of whether he wrote them or not?
> >
> > It should be possible to delete a user, yes. I think it has been
> > discussed or specified in the requirements pdf that once a message is
> > in the user's mailbox, it stays there, so that's how it works now. At
> > any rate, deleting a message from the mailbox, which the user may have
> > already seen doesn't offer any more security. A user also doesn't see
> > messages in his/her mailbox, which were sent before he was added to
> > the pool.
> >
> > The interesting part is what happens if a pool has been removed and
> > whether it should be possible at all. This could pose a security
> > problem if an impostor creates a pool with the same name (similar to
> > what might happen with a deleted user account)
> >
>



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