Profile link?

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Re: Profile link?

Postby AlanOfTheBerg » Fri Oct 19, 2012 5:31 pm

pvaladares wrote:But there is still a security flaw. It is possible to retrieve all existing usernames ;)

Which, if you use the website to do so, will crash the webserver or make it unresponsive for 5min or so.
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Re: Profile link?

Postby AndyPoms » Thu Oct 18, 2012 3:52 pm

Profiles in the forum have been disabled because phpBB can't handle the massive size of the user database. It would actually crash the site when they were accessible.
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Re: Profile link?

Postby AndyPoms » Thu Oct 18, 2012 7:23 pm

Exactly... You just have to type in the username (which you can get from the editor - just remember not to include the parentheses & number at the end, that's their editing rank)...
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Re: Profile link?

Postby AndyPoms » Fri Oct 19, 2012 6:41 pm

AlanOfTheBerg wrote:
pvaladares wrote:But there is still a security flaw. It is possible to retrieve all existing usernames ;)

Which, if you use the website to do so, will crash the webserver or make it unresponsive for 5min or so.

Which is why the two of us had an conversation via PM... pvaladares understands...
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Re: Profile link?

Postby pvaladares » Thu Oct 18, 2012 7:19 pm

Is that the reason why I cannot access the memberlist within the PM system?

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Re: Profile link?

Postby pvaladares » Thu Oct 18, 2012 9:03 pm

But there is still a security flaw. It is possible to retrieve all existing usernames ;)
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Profile link?

Postby socon » Thu Oct 18, 2012 2:42 pm

How do I obtain a link to my profile on Waze forums? Seems it should be simple, but I'm beyond confused as to how to grab it lol
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