[Catalyst] Regarding the Authentication Tutorial

Matt S Trout dbix-class at trout.me.uk
Wed Sep 6 15:02:08 CEST 2006

Kay Sindre Bærulfsen wrote:
> Hi people,
> http://search.cpan.org/~mramberg/Catalyst-Runtime-5.7001/lib/Catalyst/Manual/Tutorial/Authentication.pod
> I was reading trough the Authentication Tutorial in the Catalyst
> documentation, and found something I believe could be a
> security-problem in applications using this approach. I guess you can
> look at it as a typo too. :P


Notice it says

if ($c->controller eq $c->controller('Login')) {

instead, which is a rather better fix than the one you propose. This will be 
shipped as part of 5.7002

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