I should think your gonna want the DNS hosting and access info, incase it becomes necessary to move the code et al. w -----Original Message----- From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org]On Behalf Of Justin @ pxLabs Sent: 30 January 2005 21:32 To: alex at deltatraffic.co.uk; thelist at lists.evolt.org Subject: Re: SPAM-LOW: [thelist] Requirements for solicitor Alex, Having been in such a position before, I would think that you can ask for anything that will enable you to get the job done. Of course, that is within reason. Just my two cents, Cheers, -- Justin Kozuch Creative Director, pxLabs "Helping clients improve their business through the use of Web standards" http://www.pxlabs.com/ Alex Beston wrote: > Hi All, > > Just had a query from a potential client who has been let down by his > contracting company. > > Its a database driven site, with php sessions involved. > > Ive been asked to list a series of requirements to be given to a > solicitor forcing the contractor to hand over information. > > ----- > Heres my list: > > A list of all users & their passwords allowing access to the hosting > server. > > (can we ask of the hosting if this list tallys with their registered > users?) > > A list of all users & their passwords allowing access to the database. > > A list of any connecting databases ie on a JOIN. > > A copy of all source code ( cant we just access ourselves, not not > necessary? maybe is if they decide to delete their work on handing > over the passwords? ) > > A database dump of all tables & all other databases > > Passwords to any mail accounts plus all aliases > > ??? > > ---- > > Presumably, once this information is released there is no real > security any more? So, the first job would be to remove users and > create anew. > > > Any thoughts helpful > > rgds > Alex > > > -- * * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !