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From "Jon Steer" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Killing apache(bugg?)
Date Mon, 20 Jan 2003 16:03:46 GMT
Hi Oskar

> Last night was I playing some with the killall command, and figure
> out that the apache server could easly be stopped by just writing
> a php or perl script. I think there has to be a way to prevent this
> since this isnĀ“t really a "bugg", has anyone got an idea how?

This is not really an apache issue but can be solved by using the disable_functions directive
in your php.ini file. You can define a list of php commands that you consider unsafe and these
commands will then not be usable by scripts on your server. 


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