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Using WordPress.com cookies to identify user (1 post)

  1. sterex
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Hey,

    I was wondering if we could check if a person visiting a WP.ORG blog is in fact a WP.COM user by checking the "wordpress_logged_in" cookie? We could then use an OpenID mechanism to ask the user to log into the WP.ORG blog using the WP.COM identity.

    Is this possible? Can the cookie information be used/trusted like this?

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