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Re: security problem in emailing HTML

From: Keith Moore <moore@cs.utk.edu>
Date: Sat, 4 Dec 1999 16:22:35 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <199912042112.QAA25359@astro.cs.utk.edu>
To: "Larry Masinter" <lmm@acm.org>
cc: www-html@w3.org, html-editors@w3.org, "Dan Connolly" <connolly@w3.org>, "Keith Moore" <moore@cs.utk.edu>
> I don't think that the problem people are complaining about is
> primarily a cookies problem;

it's partially a cookies problem; cookies make it easier to leak
information to parties whose addresses aren't visible in the original
email.  but there are probably other ways to do it that don't involve 
cookies.
Received on Monday, 6 December 1999 02:38:36 GMT

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