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Formmail Clone -- Official Verdict

Discussion in 'E-mail Discussion' started by golloween, Oct 14, 2003.

  1. golloween

    golloween Member

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    I've just read that long 10-page thread about Formmail security holes, but still not sure whether it is safe or not. So I'd like to see an official response of a CPanel employee on the Formmail problem:

    Is the Formmail clone script included with CPanel safe to use?

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  2. dennis

    dennis Well-Known Member

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    i think you can disable it using the latest Cpanel 8.5 stable release via WHM

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    dennis Well-Known Member

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    according to the changelog :

    Tue Sep 2 02:16:16 EDT 2003
    7.x Build#164
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    tweak setting to have the ability to disable formmail-clone


    my mistake, it should be ard in 7.x version.

    View changelog here :
    http://layer1.cpanel.net/ChangeLog

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    Dennis -- thank you for the link to the ChangeLog, it seems that the spam hole is already fixed.

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