[JDEV] Jabber message delivered to wrong recipient

Justin Karneges justin-jdev at affinix.com
Fri Oct 10 15:38:54 CDT 2003

Do you know which server software you were using?  Or are you using a public 

The public server jabber.org has some major problems with delivering packets 
to the wrong people.


On Friday 10 October 2003 11:09 am, Derek Lewis wrote:
> I'm not sure how or where to go about reporting this, so I'll try here.
> Myself, two co-workers, and a random Norwegian just experienced a rather
> serious problem with Jabber.  A message I sent to one of my co-workers
> (who's client was offline at the time) was sent to this random Norwegian. 
> A message sent from another of my co-workers (to the same person) also went
> to the Norwegian. This persisted until the person we were trying to send
> came back online.  Everything's been normal since.
> I realize there can be no expectation of privacy when sending messages in
> any unencrypted form, but having messages acctually mis-delivered is rather
> disconcerting.
> Please advise me if I've reported this in the wrong place.
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