Hole in nbr.co.nz paywall
Update: NBR have fixed the hole
It looks like the National business review has a hole in their paywall. I don’t know if this is an intentional hole but as at the time I’m posting this it enables people to read articles that are “subscriber only content”.
A sample restricted article by Chris Keall “Did Paul Reynolds collect millions for hitting squishy targets?“ If I browse to it via http://www.nbr.co.nz/article/did-paul-reynolds-collect-millions-hitting-squishy-targets-109070 I get an error message:
However if I take the article number ( 109070 ) and access it via the URL http://www.nbr.co.nz/print/109070 I can see the whole article content:
I guess somebody made a little mistake with the way the setup things or possibly this is designed to allow search engines like google to still find and index NBR’s content.