View Full Version : hidden remote files?

07-06-2011, 11:26 PM
If I have files on my webserver in the root file is there anyway public can access them without knowing the path. For example if I have a file name 43453.pdf and I don't want it to be accessible to anyone, only those who have the path should be able to access it right? Is there anything else I need to be concerned about, I'm sure robots can find this info and maybe a hacker but I just want to know if its hidden from 99 percent of the public who don't know the location.

07-07-2011, 01:19 AM
you should protect it then, as it is accesible as it is even if hard to find for most users.

07-07-2011, 04:07 AM
Protect it by using password? What if its a zip file?

07-07-2011, 04:54 AM
thats easier then, add a pass word to the zip file