how can i only allow people who came from a certain site to view a web page?

im designing a gallery for a forum and i want the gallery which is on a different host than the forum to only be able to be viewed by people who clicked the link on the forums page i don't want to have to implement a login system i just want to limit where the users can come from

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the gallery is launched in an iframe when a user clicks a link on the page

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    You could use an HTTP referer... I'm not actually a web designer type of person, so I don't know the specifics, but I don't think this system is sound. Perhaps it'd be easier just to implement password protection.

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