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Re: Long-standing bug in AustNet IRC network Virtual World
From: smkelly () ZOMBIE ORG (Sean Kelly)
Date: Wed, 7 Apr 1999 17:26:05 -0500
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On Wed, Apr 07, 1999 at 12:13:09AM +0200, Henrik Edlund wrote:
The exact same exploit can be used against the cloaking system in use at
This problem has been known for a while and there are fixes for it.
Although we have not gone through our database yet and done it for the user=
we have told all of the users that by issuing the command:
/MSG NickServ SET HIDE USERMASK ON
This fixes the bug where users can /MSG NickServ INFO <nickname> and get
"Last Seen hostmask:", and it also fixes the hsotname being shown in LIST
This problem was brought to our attention a few weeks ago, and
I believe it was you who did. We made the solution clear to the users then
and will continue to do so.
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