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Re: Re: Re: Secure ways to use DBI?

by Anonymous Monk
on Apr 17, 2003 at 03:56 UTC ( #251120=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Re: Secure ways to use DBI?
in thread Secure ways to use DBI?

... making the CGI read-only to the web account.

How does this help if I can read the CGI and it has an embedded password?

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Secure ways to use DBI?
by crenz (Priest) on Apr 17, 2003 at 08:51 UTC

    He probably means that only the web account/your account can read/write/execute the file. All others have no rights. This can also mean your personal account on a multi-user machine: Google for cgiwrap and similar solutions.

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