[thelist] Able to get to other users on server folders

Gina K. Anderson gina at sitediva.com
Wed May 16 11:31:27 CDT 2001

|Speaking technically and not from a security standpoint:  why not?  If
|you're in a shared environment, and their disk space is
|world-readable, why wouldn't you be able to see it?  If the space is
|writable (and most virtual server directories are)....\

I'm on a shared server, and I can't get into the whole user directory on my
server from a "directory up" arrow or command, it just shows my own root, not
the entire server's user folders. I haven't been able to do that on free
webhosting sites.


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