erm......would that alow hackers access? Say I have a database include file would hackers be able to get access to my database like this?
(include('http://mysite.com/datainc.php');) I hope bloody not!!! if so how on earth do i get round that! John On Friday 04 Oct 2002 10:52 am, Marek Kilimajer wrote: > Use realpath() to check the path. I also suspect your script is > vulnarable to cross-site includes > (include('http://hacker.com/script.inc');) > > Rick Beckman wrote: > >Okay, I was mistaken... There is a gaping security hole in my simple li'l > >script... How do I modify it to only accept files from a certain path? I > >want the url format to be script.php?call=1 where "1" is the called file > > in the /includes/ directory. Just when I get optimistic I leave the > > entire system exposed. Yeah, that fits with my luck. :-) -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php