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Re: Error Message Feedback

From: <gawlikmarcin@o2.pl>
Date: Tue, 07 Feb 2006 12:03:39 +0100
To: www-validator <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-Id: <20060207110340.9FF9E6AC091@rekin21.go2.pl>

Dear Mr. Hunt,

Please note that the information btween <HEAD> and </HEAD> were changed.
My original Index.htm file is on the server but the website browser takes the following information:

<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Frameset//EN" "http://www.w3c.org/TR/1999/REC-html401-19991224/frameset.dtd">
<!-- saved from url=(0029)http://www.just-offshore.com/ -->
<META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"></HEAD>
<FRAMESET rows=*>
<FRAME src="just-offshore_com_pliki/www.just-offshore.htm" 
<a href="http://offshore.nazwa.pl/www.just-offshore.com">http://offshore.nazwa.pl/www.just-offshore.com</a>

As you see this is not what I prepared. Of course the body is the same because there is the information about the main page: http://offshore.nazwa..pl/www.just-offshore.com

You can simply check this when you visit the website and choose "Save as....". Please do it and you will see that the main page has the information specified above. You will also have the folder with my files and my original Index file in. As you will notice my information in Meta tags are quite different, e.g. title, etc.

I spend a lot of time trying to do somethig with it. I changed the names of the folders, reinstalation, etc. but I could not fix it.

I kindly ask you check this out and help me. Apart of that someone (probably one of my firends, because company does not trade yet) did it by accident to check the website. I would like to not have such surprise in the future.

I look forward to hearing from you soon. 

Kind regards,
Marcin Gawlik
Offshore Business Solutions Limited

---- Wiadomość Oryginalna ----
Od: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Do: Marcin Gawlik <gawlikmarcin@o2.pl>
Kopia do: www-validator@w3.org
Data: Tue, 07 Feb 2006 12:48:50 +1100
Temat: Re: Error Message Feedback

> Marcin Gawlik wrote:
> > Someone has changed my website: www.just-offshore.com using your 
> > validators.
> That's not possible.  The validator can't change anything on a website, 
> it only reads it just like a web browser does.
> > Now page uses your index.html. There is different title and I would 
> > like to have control on my page.
> I took a look, everything looks fine to me, so I'm assuming if this was 
> true, you've already changed it back.  Though, even if it was true, I 
> assure you, the validator is not responsible.
> > How should i protect my website to not have it again.
> That's got nothing to do with the validator, you just need to make sure 
>   hackers can't break in and do things to it.
> -- 
> Lachlan Hunt
> http://lachy.id.au/
Received on Tuesday, 7 February 2006 12:55:28 UTC

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