My company inherited a Drupal 7 site that may not have been properly set up. For example I recently noticed that under Configuration, File System, the "Public file system path" and the "Private file system path" have the same path:
I'm just wondering what the repercussions might be if I suddenly changed the private files to
Is it too late for this, since there might be sensitive private files already there that can't just be moved because they're registered in the database? I haven't looked too closely at the files yet.