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Re: [vox-tech] php security (was: another php question)



With this solution, what keeps people from using something like
"../../../etc/shadow" as $arg?  You'd probably need to strip out slashes
and ..'s to be safe...


Matt

On Thu, Jun 06, 2002 at 12:20:31PM -0700, Tim Riley wrote:
> An easy way around exposing /etc/anything is to do what Apache does with
> HTML documents: only reference documents inside a relative directory.
> 
> e.g., $file2open = $APPLICATION_HOME_DIRECTORY . $arg[ 1 ]
> 

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