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Re: [SLUG] Microsoft to get Subpoena's in FrontPage "hack" case


On Tue, Aug 28, 2001 at 01:20:37PM +1000, Tony Green wrote:
> * This one time, at band camp, jon@xxxxxxxxx said:
> > OK, it's a little OT, but potentially VERY ineresting 
> > to the Linux community.  Aparently this guy was 
> > browsing the web site of his local paper, when he 
> > accidently hit the EDIT button in FrontPage - this 
> > would (usually) make a local copy of the page for the 
> > user to play with.
> > 
> > But in this case, it let him EDIT the LIVE pages - he 
> > phoned the paper to tell them that their server had 
> > problems and the FBI arrested him !!!
> > 
> > Read the whole story at 
> > http://www.theregister.co.uk/content/4/21288.html
> > 
> > Jon
> > 
> 
> I do so hope that you know this is a comedy site.....
> 
> :-)

The Register? It does tend to go for a comic slant sometimes,
but it's all real news...

	Stephen
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