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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • I've three times had my service providers shut me down, or threaten to.

    Once was my Counter Terrorist page on netaxs, back around '96. A single web page had IMG SRC links to arbitrary web counters on other web sites. People would come to my page and just keep hitting reload, and bump up the poor counters of these other sites. Abuse of lack of HTTP_REFERER checks. At the time, I didn't even know about HTTP_REFERER, so I didn't even know if the requests could be blocked; as it turned out, several web page