httpd-test-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Rodent of Unusual Size <Ken.C...@Golux.Com>
Subject Re: [franklin_tech_bulletins@yahoo.com: IBM AS/400 HTTP Server '/' attack]
Date Fri, 09 Nov 2001 20:16:03 GMT
Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:
> 
> "William A. Rowe, Jr." wrote:
> >
> > Since the default handler doesn't glom onto trailing path_info,
> > it doesn't get handled.  All 1.3 pages I tested _without_ SSI's
> > enabled returned 404.
> 
> Irrelevant.  It is perfectly possible and acceptable to submit
> path-info to a resource that cannot handle it (e.g., a text/plain
> file).  If we return 404 for that, we are broken -- period.

Nrrgh, I take that back, at least temporarily.  Objections
currently in abeyance while I check some stuff.. :-/
-- 
#ken	P-)}

Ken Coar, Sanagendamgagwedweinini  http://Golux.Com/coar/
Author, developer, opinionist      http://Apache-Server.Com/

"All right everyone!  Step away from the glowing hamburger!"

Mime
View raw message