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Re: ASP Security Hole (PHP Too)
From: Alexander () LEIDINGER NET (Alexander Leidinger)
Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2000 12:32:42 +0100


On 15 Feb, Joshua J. Drake wrote:
The following is also true for PHP.  Naming PHP include files .inc gives
anyone full-read access to the files by simply requesting them by name.

The solution of course is to do one of the following:

  a.  name php include files with a PHP extension (.php, .php3, etc) that is
      associated with PHP parsing them
  b.  associate .inc files with PHP so that they are parsed and not displayed

c. don't put include files below your DocumentRoot, use
   php3_include_path (apache-modul) or include_path (php3.ini) instead.

Bye,
Alexander.

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