[wp-edu] protecting uploaded files from direct download (multisite)

Stas Sușcov stas at nerd.ro
Mon Aug 12 15:49:31 UTC 2013

În data de Mon, 12 Aug 2013 17:21:28 +0300, Joseph Ugoretz  
<joseph.ugoretz at mhc.cuny.edu> a scris:

> It's interesting that this isn't something included in WordPress at this  
> point.  And it's also interesting that so many of the proposed solutions  
> don't work at all in multisite.  I think most people assume that a link  
> on a password-protected page is also protected, or at least not indexed  
> by google. Especially if they're using a plugin which is supposed to  
> manage downloads. Testing with a direct link in a separate  
> (not-logged-in, no password entered, no cache existing) browser will  
> almost always allow direct download of those "protected" files.

Hey Joseph,
do you mind taking a look at?


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