On Wed, Nov 26, 2008 at 10:32 AM, David Gerard <dgerard(a)gmail.com> wrote:
The first idea that springs to my mind is logging
referers for article
pages, if the referer is an article page on the same Wikipedia or
1. Is this technically feasible given our logging structure?
2. Is there a privacy gotcha I'm ignoring?
The only leak I can think of is:
Step 1. I accidentally paste confidential information into the go box
(you've never done this?)
Step 2. I end up at non-existent article [[random confidential information]]
Step 3. I browse back to the article about me.
Probably best resolved resolved by not reporting infrequent referrers.
(Filtering by existing articles is computationally expensive)