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tallpaul
hosted [2009/03/06 14:18] (current)
tallpaul s/many/most/ in terms of news servers not accepting cancels
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 But now the "​fun"​ begins. The problems is that the cancel protocol is insecure, so it's **very** easy to fake a cancel request if you know what you're doing so someone else can cancel your posting if it annoys them. But now the "​fun"​ begins. The problems is that the cancel protocol is insecure, so it's **very** easy to fake a cancel request if you know what you're doing so someone else can cancel your posting if it annoys them.
  
-As a result of this many news servers no longer accept cancel requests so if you do cancel an article yourself it may not be cancelled everywhere.+As a result of this most news servers no longer accept cancel requests so if you do cancel an article yourself it will not be cancelled everywhere.
 
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