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

Covello, Steve Steve.Covello at granite.edu
Mon Aug 12 15:51:42 UTC 2013

Not much to look at in this plugin documentation. Can't say much on behalf
of myself.

- Steve

Steve Covello
Rich Media Specialist/Online Instructor
Granite State College
Skype: steve.granitestate
Scheduling: http://meetme.so/stevecovello

On 8/12/13 11:49 AM, "Stas Sușcov" <stas at nerd.ro> wrote:

>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
>> point.  And it's also interesting that so many of the proposed
>> 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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