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Re: IE bookmark 'clever' feature not so clever after all
From: Kevin Gagel <Gagel () cnc bc ca>
Date: Wed, 15 Aug 2001 15:05:13 -0700
Personally I like the idea that I can name my bookmarks whatever I want.
This allows me to save web sites that are poorly named with something I
Exploiting this would be a "social engineering" exploit, not a bug.
I guess the more integrated we get the harder it will be to prevent this
kind of social exploit.
Nothing short of a labotamy for exploiters can really help with a social
exploit. Especially since
most users tend to not bother understanding.
Therefor I recomend a real fix for the problem - Turn off the
yup totaly right
rename bookmark to a website like hotmail and it follows the bookmark
instead of the real page meanted
Kevin W. Gagel
College of New Caledonia
gagel () cnc bc ca
(250)561-5848 loc. 448