Reply to post: Bunch of numbers

Brit voucher biz's signup page blabbed families' details via URL tweak

TheMD

Bunch of numbers

The article mentions that the link contains a "Bunch of numbers". Sounds like they are using short or sequential numbers.

The verification links generated needed to contained random codes of sufficient length and then this would be fine;

After all, a link in email to verify the email address is done by most sites...

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