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Item10648: Checking PATH for an insecure elements

Priority: Normal
Current State: Closed
Released In: 1.1.5
Target Release: patch
Applies To: Engine
Component: Configure
Branches: Release01x01 trunk
Reported By: JozefMojzis
Waiting For:
Last Change By: GeorgeClark
If the PATH contain insecure element (for example "~/bin") the configure
  • allow write this insecure path into LocalSite.cfg (on 1st run)
  • and after immediately fail with error message: Software error: Insecure directory in $ENV{PATH} while running with -T switch at
  • and the user must manually edit the LocalSite.cfg.

The configure should
  • check for path elements what are not given in absolute form,
  • allow setup the $Foswiki::cfg{SafeEnvPath}

BEFORE 1st save.

-- JozefMojzis - 18 Apr 2011

Topic revision: r12 - 11 Apr 2012, GeorgeClark - This page was cached on 15 Jan 2020 - 20:56.

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