[CentOS-devel] Forums

Wed Aug 8 19:07:25 UTC 2012
Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org>

On 08/08/2012 08:01 PM, John R. Dennison wrote:
> phpBB has one of the worst track records for forum packages with regards
> to security issues and they have, as Les mentioned, been promising to
> "fix" the heart of the problem for many, many years now.  Quite a few
> years ago I grew tired of the "phpBB security hole of the week" game,
> transitioned everything to SMF, and never once looked back.  I routinely
> turn down gigs that want phpBB if I am unable to convince them to go
> with SMF - it's just not worth the headaches.

Is it possible to quantify this phpbb security issue ?

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