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Old 04-27-2015, 05:32 PM   #1
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Security Breach - Pop Up

Dear Admin,
I truly understand the desire to advertise the News Letter however I am concerned about password security.
During sign in, the pop up frequently rears its ugly head and I end up typing
my password in the e-mail box defaulted to by the pop up.
Since the field is not secure, it is possible to send my password over the internet unprotected. I suppose I should just call this notice of a security breach and a disclaimer.
Thanks for listening,
Ducky
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Old 04-27-2015, 05:46 PM   #2
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lol Ducky.

I thought this was a thread about a break into a pop up camper.

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Old 04-27-2015, 05:55 PM   #3
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Why if you have signed up for the daily list does it keep popping up is my question?
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Old 04-27-2015, 06:07 PM   #4
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I agree with both post 2 and 3!
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Old 04-27-2015, 06:07 PM   #5
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Dear Admin,
I truly understand the desire to advertise the News Letter however I am concerned about password security.
During sign in, the pop up frequently rears its ugly head and I end up typing
my password in the e-mail box defaulted to by the pop up.
Since the field is not secure, it is possible to send my password over the internet unprotected. I suppose I should just call this notice of a security breach and a disclaimer.
Thanks for listening,
Ducky

There is an option in your user cp to disable the pop-up.


http://www.forestriverforums.com/for...do=editoptions

Scroll all the way to the bottom - it's the last option. Hit save when you are finished.
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Old 04-27-2015, 08:08 PM   #6
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There is an option in your user cp to disable the pop-up.


http://www.forestriverforums.com/for...do=editoptions

Scroll all the way to the bottom - it's the last option. Hit save when you are finished.
Followed the link like Old Blue. Got a cramp in my finger. Pushed the button.
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Old 04-28-2015, 02:35 PM   #7
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Thanks to O.P. and Janet H for that question and answer. You probably helped out a lot of us older fellas today. I didn't even know that option was there. Old Guys (Brian and Joanne)
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Thanks to O.P. and Janet H for that question and answer. You probably helped out a lot of us older fellas today. I didn't even know that option was there. Old Guys (Brian and Joanne)
Well , the newsletter is a fairly recent addition to the site ..so the option is also new.
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Old 04-29-2015, 05:36 PM   #9
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Oh Oh, It's back! The Newsletter pop up just appeared after
log in. I imediately checked to see if the user cp switch was still off and it was.

Just as informational item, how does the site know if I have that option off before I log in?
After all, that was my initial concern regarding password security.
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When you set that option in your usercp a cookie is set on your computer to let the site know that you don;t want to see the notice. If you logged in from another device or perhaps purged all your cookies, this might be the issue.
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