[mythtv] MythWeb

Jay Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Thu Jan 30 19:01:09 UTC 2014

----- Original Message -----
> From: "Gary Buhrmaster" <gary.buhrmaster at gmail.com>

> As Michael Dean has proposed, one should provide an
> external (possibly PHP/apache) front-end authentication/
> authorization application that provides the fine-grained
> and security functions that people should be wanting.
> Just like "the big boys" Oracle/SAP/WorkDay do.
> One can search the archives for the propsal. So you
> don't forget, volunteer before midnight tonight!

I haven't been that programmer for 20 years.

But that doesn't mean my architectural quibble is irrelevant; if the 
backend core is processing things that came in from the outside world --
and it's clear that it will be -- then it becomes part of the attack surface.

-- jra
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