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From Justin Erenkrantz <jus...@erenkrantz.com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] mod_disk cached fixed
Date Wed, 04 Aug 2004 18:21:25 GMT
--On Wednesday, August 4, 2004 5:26 PM +0200 Graham Leggett <minfrin@sharp.fm> 
wrote:

> How resilient is this to garbage data on the disk? A risk exists of somebody
> getting write access to the headers cache file, and then crafting a cache
> headers file which when read causes a takeover of the webserver. Just want
> to check that it's covered.

It's only reading in integers not pointers.  So I don't see how it'd cause a 
security risk.  -- justin

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