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Re: [PATCH] Re: Is mod_dav_svn safe for use in a threaded MPM?

From: Eric Gillespie <epg_at_pretzelnet.org>
Date: 2007-04-12 18:52:35 CEST

"Ben Collins-Sussman" <sussman@red-bean.com> writes:

> Your latest patch looks reasonable to me.
> Also, the client *does* choose the activity name. It does a PROPFIND
> asking the server where activities should be stored, and gets back an
> opaque URI. The client then sends a request: "MKACTIVITY
> URI/someactivityname". It could be anything.
> libsvn_ra_dav is set up to use an apr_uuid as an activity name, but a
> malicious client could send "../../blah" or an activity named AUX or
> COM or something. We need to put in some server-side checking.

Great, thanks. I'll be asking for review again after i add the
checks. Probably not today, though.


Eric Gillespie <*> epg@pretzelnet.org

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