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    Kinda interesting. I wonder what caused this. I don’t think I’ve ever considered mitigating problems like this.

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      Here’s a post mortem from a problem in a similar-sounding vein (but affecting a different, equally critical system) that occurred some years earlier: https://github.blog/2016-10-28-incident-report-inadvertent-private-repository-disclosure/ When you process enough requests, some truly unfortunate circumstances can line up, repeatedly.

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        Thank you for the link, never would have noticed the connection!

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          Np! I was part of incident response when the 2016 one happened so it’s stayed pretty fresh in my mind.