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Re: How to make relative URL if "cgi-bin" is above the web root?

by merlyn (Sage)
on Jan 20, 2010 at 21:27 UTC ( #818565=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to How to make relative URL if "cgi-bin" is above the web root?

Without commenting on the rest, I just noticed this:
$docfile = "../../htdocs/cowboys/$FORM{'3'}";
That's an attack vector accident just waiting to happen.

If you're creating this code, you need to read up on web security. A lot.

If you're just configuring it, please pass my concern along to the author.

-- Randal L. Schwartz, Perl hacker

The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT", "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and "OPTIONAL" in this document are to be interpreted as described in RFC 2119.

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