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Is it dangerous that webapp names are visible from the htop command? Is it possible for someone to run my webapp on their domain? Or even worse, serve the files using a static app? How is this arranged?

asked 07 Dec '11, 05:00

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When we create your account, your home directory is created with permissions sufficient to keep other users from accessing your files and directories. However, it's up to you to keep them secure (since we don't restrict your ability to modify permissions within your own home directory).

Additionally, we have checks in place to prevent the creation of symlink apps that point outside of your own home directory, so you can't serve content from another user's directory that way.

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answered 07 Dec '11, 09:52

seanf
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alright, thanks, that last part was important for me (that I cannot create a symlink to another user directory)

(07 Dec '11, 09:54) revocode
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