[wp-hackers] Forum Post: Security

Graeme Lennon graeme at samurai.com
Fri Jun 24 16:21:30 GMT 2005

> I would suggest that we ask for some digits - say 5 - that is then added
> to the 'wp' prefix. We can't ask users to choose a prefix in case of
> some collision (unless that is handled very well indeed) but if they
> choose a number then together with the 'wp' it will be unique.
> wp12345_ would be okay would it not ? Just as wpmypet_ would be.

This is faux-security, by adding unnecessary complication. I don't think
it's a good idea.


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