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Old 9th June 2007, 00:21
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Question Joomla Security Issue

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Originally Posted by falko
You could run
Code:
chmod 777 com_joomlaxplorer
to solve the problem.
Isn't it a security risk to give full permission to the world on a joomla folder.
Somebody says anyone could thus "upload something to your folders via joomla forms".
On your opinion, is this an issue we should pay attention to?
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Old 9th June 2007, 12:11
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Isn't it a security risk to give full permission to the world on a joomla folder.
Yes, if you have other shell users and don't use PHP Safe Mode.
The other solution would be to run
Code:
chown web49_1:web49 com_joomlaxplorer
, but then Apache can't upload into that directory anymore...
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