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form validation

Thread began 9/21/2010 10:48 am by esmond192961 | Last modified 9/21/2010 2:00 pm by Jason Byrnes | 599 views | 1 replies |


form validation

Form validation set up and tests out OK on my local site.
When I test the live form on the website, everything seems to be working fine, and I am unable to enter the restricted items (such as [url=http://, https://, etc).
Quite a few forms have been submitted in which restricted content has been entered. How are these people bypassing the validation? How can I prevent this on my sites?

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Jason ByrnesWebAssist

if you are using Client side validation, it can be bypassed by turning javascript of in the browser.

How is your validation configured?

to ensure it cannot be bypassed, you should use sever validation.

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