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That could be easily avoided setting up an htaccess password and let the service know about it I guess.

I'm not sure how that helps any. The issue isn't access to the raw movie file source, but access to the url, userid and eventual customization variables necessary to start a transcode job. All of this is readily available to any website visitor on a page that has a video utilizing this transcoding service.

wow! thats a great idea. thanks!

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