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Re: ot? apache directory listing mysteries


Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 18, 2002 at 04:33:25AM +0700, Jean Christophe ANDRÃ? wrote:
> >
> > Did you take a look at the Referer of those access?
> > It might help you to track it down...
> >
> That's just might be how they get them in the first place. If you buddy
> downloaded the file and then contacted google.com there are chances that
> his browser sent the previous URL visited [0]. If it was added in google's
> database maybe somebody found this after a web search (although the fact
> that the referer is empty points that this might not be the case).

at least netscape only sends a referer if i used a link.
when i enter an url, e.g. www.google.de after downloading a file, google
doesn't know which site i visited before.

what about the easiest questions:
- did you used ssl or do you trust all the providers between your friend
and your server?
- do you trust your friend?
- do you trust the knowledge of your friend, e.g. that he has no
trojaner on his client?
- do you trust all the software your friend installed? google toolbar,
internet explorer itself, ....


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