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Patch your MovableType or be exploited by spammers

Thanks to Waxy for this link. A CGI script in the default MovableType install (mt-send-entry.cgi) can be exploited by spammers in the same way that old FormMail scripts could. Rename it, if you don't use it, or patch it. More info here.

Posted by Jake on 11/25/03 @ 11:35 PM
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MT Vulnerability from GDay Mate on 11/26/03 @ 05:06 PM:
According to Utterly Boring who points to Zope Newbies who points to the MT Forum there is a vulnerability in one of the MT cgi scripts. I don't normally use this (on my MT blog - it is not a TypePad problem AFAIK) but I have disabled it as per the ins... (Read More)

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