Multi-voting for the many and not the few

March 31st, 2010

The PB guide to fiddling simple on-line polls

How to vote as often as you want

This is not rocket-science and many PBers will know this already but I thought a guide to how to fix simple online polls might be timely.

No doubt we’ll see a deluge of them in the next few weeks and the more people know how they can be fiddled the less notice that will be taken of them.

It really is quite simple. The most insecure polls simply leave a cookie on your browser when you have voted. If you can delete that then you can vote again and again and………………….

The browser featured is Firefox though you can do this easily using IE, Chrome and Safari. All you do is find out how to delete cookies.

Mike Smithson