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Protected pages editable in Wikibooks
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Author: kelvSYC

It seems that anons and non-admins are able to circumvent page protection in
Wikibooks, given the vandalism that repeatedly occurs in [[b:Main Page]],
despite the fact that the page is protected. This is perhaps a very serious
wikisecurity concern...

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OS: Mac OS X 10.3



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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Unbreak Now!.Nov 21 2014, 8:27 PM
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bzimport created this task.May 18 2005, 4:32 AM

beesley wrote:

The Main Page of the English Wikibooks is only protected against page moves, not
editing. If you want it really protected, you or another admin will need to
protect it without selecting the "protect from page moves" box.