[Standards-JIG] Re: Client Capabilities (rant)

Trejkaz trejkaz at trypticon.org
Sat Dec 3 08:55:34 UTC 2005


On Saturday 03 December 2005 11:02, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
> Maciek Niedzielski wrote:
> > I'm not sure where to put OS though...
>
> Some people have always considered that to be a security hole...

Actually, giving away even the client version is often considered to be a 
security hole.  If a fix comes out for FooClient 1.2 and you're running a 
client which tells everyone you're running FooClient 1.1, you're definitely 
at risk.

TX

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