Date: Sun, 25 Sep 2011 19:22:19 +0200 From: Pierre Joye <pierre.php@...il.com> To: Rasmus Lerdorf <rasmus@....net> Cc: Zeev Suraski <zeev@...d.com>, Vincent Danen <vdanen@...hat.com>, "oss-security@...ts.openwall.com" <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com>, "security@....net" <security@....net>, Stas Malyshev <smalyshev@...arcrm.com> Subject: Re: CVE request: is_a() function may allow arbitrary code execution in PHP 5.3.7/5.3.8 On Sun, Sep 25, 2011 at 6:38 PM, Rasmus Lerdorf <rasmus@....net> wrote: > So > are we talking about the tiny number of people who have explicitly > enabled allow_url_include and are running the code with this bad autoloader? Yes, and that's why it is a very very minor problem. However it was not happening before the code change. The few cases where the class names&co have been sanitize before and the developer did not think about cases like the one describe in the blog post. I think it is even more rare combination, but it was not happening before our change. -- Pierre @pierrejoye | http://blog.thepimp.net | http://www.libgd.org
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