471,066 Members | 1,307 Online
Bytes | Software Development & Data Engineering Community
Post +

Home Posts Topics Members FAQ

Join Bytes to post your question to a community of 471,066 software developers and data experts.

PHPGB - Guestbook

www.cannabisaware.co.uk/guestbook.php

or

www.phpguestbook.co.uk/phpgb [2]
RE: Not making a php script available to the public .
While putting a script on the likes of 'hotscripts' means a instant
amount of hits and users etc - the down side is that people can then
have a good look through the code to look for known exploits etc .

Like many users on here i'm well past the 'ego trip' stage of other
people installing and using my scripts .

So , Would you say this sort of thing is going to be a growing trend in
the future [1] or do you think most people will still write scripts for
other people to use .

[1] the argument being - the need - and the amount of time spent of
writing security fixes etc would be greatly reduced - if not become
practically non existent because its not important enough for a skilled
hacker to bother with .

[2] although still keeping it easy enough to setup a guestbook account
for other users as the only thing they need to use it would be a
username and password .

Aug 5 '08 #1
0 1499

This discussion thread is closed

Replies have been disabled for this discussion.

Similar topics

4 posts views Thread by Dariusz | last post: by
1 post views Thread by varois83 | last post: by
1 post views Thread by Rune RunnestÝ | last post: by
1 post views Thread by Viken Karaguesian | last post: by
reply views Thread by http://www.free-guestbook.net/gbook.php?u=21740 | last post: by
Thekid
5 posts views Thread by Thekid | last post: by

By using Bytes.com and it's services, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

To disable or enable advertisements and analytics tracking please visit the manage ads & tracking page.