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Re: paypal.

From: Karen Lewellen <klewellen@shellworld.net>
Date: Mon, 9 May 2016 12:05:03 -0400 (EDT)
To: accessys@smart.net
cc: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1605091202130.20177@server2.shellworld.net>
I admit that I at least started with some Java scripting  in the browser 
using links.
Indeed your choice lynx is updated more frequently, a new update came out 
the other day. 
regardless the image verification is a problem.


On Sun, 8 May 2016, accessys@smart.net wrote:

>
> I just tried to log in with a straight text browser (Lynx) and could not get 
> past the security challenge.  it also gave me a "Wrong format" error code.
>
> Bob
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> On Sun, 8 May 2016, Karen Lewellen wrote:
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>>  Date: Sun, 8 May 2016 17:56:03 -0400 (EDT)
>>  From: Karen Lewellen <klewellen@shellworld.net>
>>  To: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
>>  Subject: Re: paypal.
>>  Resent-Date: Sun, 08 May 2016 21:56:34 +0000
>>  Resent-From: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
>>
>>  My answer to Lynn  below would not reach the list, at least I did not see
>>  the list address.
>>  As Indicate paypal could duplicate the issue as well.
>> 
>>
>>  ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>>  Date: Sun, 8 May 2016 17:26:56 -0400 (EDT)
>>  From: Karen Lewellen <klewellen@shellworld.net>
>>  To: Len Burns <len@gatamundo.com>
>>  Subject: Re: paypal.
>>
>>  Here is what I did.
>>  I visited
>>  www.paypal.com
>>  using a low graphics browser, links in this case, because it worked  with
>>  paypal on a regular basis.
>>  I did this both by myself, and with a paypal supervisor observing my
>>  account.
>>  i chose the option to log in, provided  my paypal email address and
>>  password and was taken  to the image verification  right away.  paypal saw
>>  this themselves.
>>  I can think of a few reasons why you cannot duplicate the problem,  not
>>  that such matters of course.  Paypal themselves can duplicate the problem.
>>  Karen
>> 
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>>  On Sun, 8 May 2016, Len Burns wrote:
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>> >   Karen,
>> > 
>> >  Thus far, I am unable to duplicate this problem at login.  Is Where are 
>> >  you
>> >   running into it, is it at the main login screen?
>> >   There are more constructive starting points from which to address this
>> >   problem, but we need to be sure we can accurately describe it.  I will 
>> >  try
>> >   from a different computer.
>> > 
>> >   Regards,
>> >   -Len
>> > >   On May 8, 2016, at 1:57 PM, Karen Lewellen <klewellen@shellworld.net> 
>> > >   > 
>> >  wrote:
>> > > >   Actually, that might not work.
>> > >   Paypal exists..elsewhere legally I believe.  If I am wrong someone 
>> > >   can correct  me.
>> > >   i suspect this needs  much greater noise. class action suit, media > 
>> >  coverage in a very public place.
>> > >   I mean no disrespect to the Americans on this list. i was born there 
>> > and >   have two paypal accounts, one stateside and one in Canada.
>> > >   still the door to addressing an issue like this one is much faster in 
>> > >   > 
>> >  Canada because such discrimination violates human rights here.
>> > >   You can spend years if not decades  with a Justice department 
>> > >   complaint can you not?
>> > >   Karen
>> > > > >   On Sun, 8 May 2016, accessys@smart.net wrote:
>> > > > > > >   file an ADA complaint with the Dept of Justice?!
>> > > > > >   Bob
>> > > > > >   On Sun, 8 May 2016, Karen Lewellen wrote:
>> > > > > > >   Date: Sun, 8 May 2016 16:24:24 -0400 (EDT)
>> > > > >   From: Karen Lewellen <klewellen@shellworld.net>
>> > > > >   To: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
>> > > > >   Subject: paypal.
>> > > > >   Resent-Date: Sun, 08 May 2016 20:24:56 +0000
>> > > > >   Resent-From: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
>> > > > > > > >   Greetings everyone,
>> > > > >   As of this afternoon  paypal has implemented an image 
>> > > > >   verification
>> > > > >   procedure, effectively locking out anyone whose disability 
>> >  experience
>> > > > >   makes such verification's a problem.
>> > > > >   granted access has been fading fora while now, but at least one 
>> >  could
>> > > > >   reach your account and in some cases access the classic site > > 
>> > > > >   > 
>> >  structure.
>> > > > >   I am wondering first if others have noticed, and second wisdom on 
>> > the > > >   best
>> > > > >   course to take?
>> > > > >   Paypal is simply too pervasive for this to be ignored.
>> > > > >   Thanks,
>> > > > >   Karen Lewellen
>> > > > > > > > > 
>> > 
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