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Checksums are next to the tar.gz files

Checksums are next to the tar.gz files

Posted Dec 20, 2007 18:56 UTC (Thu) by addw (guest, #1771)
Parent article: The backdooring of SquirrelMail

The trouble is that the checksums and source files tend to be on the same server -- so if you
can 'fix' one, you can fix the other.

However, as Jon says: most people don't bother to check check sums, if they were held on
another machine then even fewer would bother. Whatever is done has to be easy to use.

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