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From Anders Knuts <kn...@servern.nu>
Subject Re: POST without any content - sometimes
Date Sun, 17 Feb 2002 09:32:20 GMT
Okey. Then I will try to disable the perlscripts referer check and consider the
problem solved... As I understood, the referer isn't a safe way to stop spammers and
hackers anyways...
Thanks everyone!!

/Anders

jon skrev:

> On Sat, 2002-02-16 at 01:43, Anders Knuts wrote:
> > I don't think it's the users browser since I got one POST with referer and one
> > POST without  with only three seconds between. The user runs vanilla Win XP
> > with MS IE5.5. I think there is a Norton Personal firewall in between, maybe
> > there's the problem?
>
> I don't know about Personal Firewall, but Norton Internet Security does
> indeed strip off referer tags. We discovered this at work while
> debugging a similar problem. This is part of the "Privacy Control"
> component....
>
> -jon
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