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I'm the queen of Gibraltar and will never get a traffic ticket... just two of the things anyone could have written into country's laws thanks to unsanitised SQL input vuln

Kiwi
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Good to know but that's not really the point is it.

There was a book some years back (title relating to a Cuckoo's egg or similar IIRC) that talked at length about someone who had, in the early days of the internet, been running rampant on uni and military servers due to that wonderful human foible of credential re-use.

Although I'm absolutely certain no-one involved in this story would ever have used the same creds across multiple servers, no not a chance. Especially not some wanna-be site-admin full of his own sense of the success of his roll-your-own password security!

[oblig XKCD (and an idea I once wondered about using myself with BBS's back in the 90s :) )]

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