[wp-hackers] Revisiting phone home and privacy
peter.westwood at ftwr.co.uk
Wed Dec 9 22:15:04 UTC 2009
On 9 Dec 2009, at 16:15, Otto wrote:
> Because, by default, WordPress sends your URL to Pingomatic every
> single time you post. That's sort of the whole point of XML-RPC pings.
> And, Pingomatic is owned by Automattic, in case you were unaware.
Actually Pingomatic is run by the WordPress Foundation not Automattic
as is WordPress.org
Of course you url also goes out everytime you ping/trackback another
blog article as well.
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