[thelist] "Securing" a writable CSV file

Fred Jones fredthejonester at gmail.com
Thu Feb 21 05:12:43 CST 2008

> Is this at all possible? Instinct says no, hope says maybe ;)

If the server uses Apache, then use an .htaccess file to deny web access 
to the CSV file. Very simple. :)

If not, then perhaps store the CSV one directory above the web root. FTP 
can get it, but not a browser. Most hosts provide this ability.


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