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Response to published ocPortal "exploits" [updated]

Posted 20 March 2014, 12:16 AM

Last night Twitter buzzed up with a set of "exploits" for ocPortal, published without fore-notice by an Iranian student hacker.

The "exploits" all target the ocPortal installer, which ocPortal actually will not allow you to leave enabled after you've installed your site – for security reasons. On further review we have not been able to reproduce any of the listed exploits, or find any serious problem during code…

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I guess taking 'time-off' on your Birthday is not considered kosher … ermmmmm, I think I got my tribes mixed up there …!!




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