For a while over the summer it seemed like I was getting 15 mod points every week or two. Sometimes I didn't use them all up before the next batch came in. Then around September they all stopped. I don't think I've had any for three months. Were my mod abilities suddenly considered to be not up to snuff? Did a bunch of other Slashdotters come back from vacation, eager to moderate? Did my half-hearted stabs at meta-moderation work against me? (I *much* preferred the old metamod system and was
...e-mail, by nature is an outward facing application, built for the Internet and, therefore more robust in the way it’s packets and traffic are handled. SharePoint, while looking like an Internet application, is an inward facing application, not truly built for the Internet without significant securing; so much so that an Enterprise of our size, with as much secure documentation as we have to lose, would be silly to open our Intranet to the Internet...
Can it be secured through SSL or some other new-fangled technology? What are the options? If not, are those federal agencies vulnerable? Is this intranet security or stupidity?
Our policy is, when in doubt, do the right thing. -- Roy L. Ash, ex-president, Litton Industries