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Hiding Download Link in PHP

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Hello all!

Thanks for taking a look.  I am working on a site that hosts some PDF docs in a secure environment.  I have the security bit down, but I am having an issue.

I need to be able to hide the download link so that the user can't copy and paste the link into a browser window and change some characters and potentially end up with someone else's info.

example:  www.mysite.com/docs/customerID1234/doc.pdf

I don't want the user to be able to change the "1234" into something else and have access to other content.

Note:  There is already a login system in place, and this link would be behind it in a secure environment.  I don't want authroized users to phish around.  This is on an Apache server.

Thanks everyone!

ike1492
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