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Re: PHP 5.2.12/5.3.1 session.save_path safe_mode and open_basedir bypass
From: Christian Sciberras <uuf6429 () gmail com>
Date: Thu, 11 Feb 2010 17:14:10 +0100

Ah, I see. Another reason not to rely on a broken system ;)
I'm no fan of sessions :).

On Thu, Feb 11, 2010 at 4:51 PM, Joachim Schipper
<joachim () joachimschipper nl> wrote:
On Thu, Feb 11, 2010 at 03:35:28PM +0100, Christian Sciberras wrote:
What exactly are the implications of this?
Surely no one [website] accepts paths.

Some providers of shared hosting give each user the same uid and
restrict them to their own directories via open_basedir. This breaks
that mechanism (again).

               Joachim

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