[thelist] Hiding Address bar details in cold fusion

Joshua Olson joshua at waetech.com
Fri Aug 8 09:02:48 CDT 2003

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Stevenson N" <ngilas2003 at yahoo.com>
Sent: Friday, August 08, 2003 4:34 AM

> on encryption, the following string is formed
> "I#@WKO9[Z^9[<W)[S3NR3;LW+9VJ?U4_[)/S4_I_^@9Q__W?E]3[?)]8"
> on trying to decrypt, am getting the the following error message:-
> "The value to be decrypted is not valid"

What value does the URL variable contain before you attempt to decrypt?  I
bet it's truncated.

Make sure you use URLEncodedFormat when you add the string to the URL.  The
string contains characters that would cause issues if the string appeared in
that format in the URL.  Namely, #.

Good luck.

Joshua Olson
Web Application Engineer
WAE Tech Inc.

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