As a temporary stop-gap thingy, it isn't all that bad (from user's POV) until true OAuth delegation arrives.
On Tue, Feb 2, 2010 at 2:58 PM, Aral Balkan <aralbal...@gmail.com> wrote: > I love how oAuth's super delegation system works by getting apps to > reveal their Consumer Key and Consumer Secret to other apps so they > can... wait for it... masquerade as other apps. > > Ah, gotta love oAuth security. > > oAuth: don't share your username and password, share your Consumer Key > and Consumer Secret – because that's what all the cool kids do. > > -- Harshad RJ http://hrj.wikidot.com