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From Samuel Vogel <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] RewriteRule exposing system directories
Date Thu, 13 Dec 2007 19:35:50 GMT
Ok, thanks for the hint!

I did that, but unfortunately it breaks something else, which worked 
before. When a page in a subdirectory tried to get an image from an 
directory relative to the docroot, that does not work anymore.
This can be seen here:

How can I fix this? Maybe there is some trick I don't know about?


Vincent Bray schrieb:
> On 13/12/2007, Samuel Vogel <> wrote:
>> I just noticed a really bad security problem on my servers!
>> The following RewriteRule exposes my system directories like /etc and
>> /var etc. :
> Hi,
> This is a common misconception, sadly. Documented here:

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