[Foundation-l] WMF resolution on access to non-public data passed

Mark Bergsma mark at wikimedia.org
Tue May 1 11:19:20 UTC 2007

GerardM wrote:
> Hoi,
> Does this mean that developers have to identify themselves as well and have
> to be so mature that they are proven legally adult ?
> I hope the WMF will consider this not a position of trust in accordance with
> this resolution.. If it is not, I think it I am sure that it is collateral
> damage.

Developers do not have access to private information, however people
with access to our servers do. That's one of the reasons why we do not
give out shell access to people under 18.

Mark Bergsma <mark at wikimedia.org>
System and Network Administrator, Wikimedia Foundation

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