[standards-jig] Security problems with JEP-115
miruku at bonbon.net
Mon Sep 22 02:24:17 UTC 2003
Justin Karneges <justin-jdev at affinix.com> wrote on 21/09/2003 23:44:37:
>you wouldn't query any of these users again until
>they upgrade and/or change clients.
how would your client (or you yourself) know they had upgraded/changed clients?
anyway, might it not just be easier to handle client version discovery in the same manner as an offline user last query; would it be possible for the target's server to
automatically reply with the version information the target's client provided on login (highest prioroty or last active resource i'd assume?).
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