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Date: Fri, 27 Nov 2009 15:42:25 +0200
From: Milen Rangelov <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: php 5.3.1 - proc_open() bypass PHP Bug #49026
 [was: Re: CVE request: php 5.3.1 update]



>PHP before 5.3.1 proc_open() can be used to bypass the
>safe_mode_protected_env_vars INI setting. This could be used to alter the
>process environment possibly executing arbitrary code.
>    JB

Great to see an almost one-year-old bug getting fixed (and assigned a
CVE ID for that matter).

It was reported back in 2008 but apparently noone took care:


Milen Rangelov

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