IO Report # 62 (2002-10-25)

This report was submitted by FA Ari

October 25 , 2002

Internet Office News

Well, the domain is partially back up but is only available for use by CS and IWATS staff. If you don't fall into one of these categories, DON'T LOG IN to the database. Plain and simple :)

I've been catching up with some of the IO staff lately, and handing out new assignments. Dae Cam is in the midst of midterms, so hopefully he should be back with us soon. Orv Dessrx has been assigned a mission to work on creating for Hawkeye 2. Alex Foley is doing the same. Leeson is still working on the HE2 trailer, as well as working on a Flash version of multiplayer Sabacc. I've been managing the MBs and recently I did a new encryption algorithm which will be used in Hawkeye 2.

Keldorn has been soliciting some more submissions for the Auroran News Network which has been repeatedly delayed. Hopefully, we'll see some progress soon!

VA Leeson has found a site that scans your system for open ports and known trojans on your machine. This is a good security check to protect yourself from unwanted visitors. You can find the link on

Emperor's Hammer: Site of the Week

This week's SOTW is the Kabal Authority of the BHG, available at Congrats go to Tad Taliesin ( on his 5 star site!

Internet Office Links

Internet Office Poll

What subgroup is the most active right now?

  • TIE Corps
  • Dark Brotherhood
  • Corporate Division
  • Bounty Hunter's Guild
  • Infiltrator Wing
  • Other, because I don't have enough room for more options :P


Code Snippet of the Week

HTML Tag Restrictor

A useful PHP function that strips all HTML tags from a variable of text. Written by Mut.

You can find the full code for this snippet, along with many others, at the IO Code Archive!



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