From: Ian Hickson (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Fri Oct 11 2002 - 12:52:50 BST
On Fri, 11 Oct 2002, Stuart Langridge wrote:
> Sam Rowe complains that the Pingback spec doesn't have any way to
> prevent spam or DoS attacks by repeatedly hitting a Pingback server.
> Didn't we discuss this problem and resolve it?
>From the spec:
# However, the following steps are RECOMMENDED:
# 1. The server MAY attempt to fetch the source URI to verify that the
# source does indeed link to the target.
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