News Feed
Jobs Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Security Musings:
PHP Please Hack Pal.
July 16, 2010 @ 11:44:47

On the Security Musings blog today there's a new post from Anurag that walks you through the process, step-by-step, of how he exploited an image gallery written in PHP (including the tools he used).

I always read, PHP applications are a security guy's nightmare. Always thought why, Coming from a world of packets and frames code made lesser sense. Until I stumbled upon this application. The application was an Image gallery, with a lot of nice cool pics and an option to share and upload pics. This was a PHP application. Oh, it was fun! I thought of playing with it. As soon as I checked the Image upload option, the security freak in me took over.

Using tools like BURP, Extplorer and Fgdump he was able to find a hole that let him upload whatever he wanted including full access to the machine and the Windows admin password.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
hack windows server process tools


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Antony Dovgal's Blog: PHP Seven Commandments

PHPMaster.com: Compiling PHP from Source on Windows

Zend Developer Zone: Windows Server 2008 Now 'PHP Ready'

PHPBuilder.com: Validating PHP User Sessions

7PHP.com: A Chat About Cloud Computing & PHP Development In The Cloud


Community Events











Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


framework release podcast application opinion language package performance composer component install hhvm facebook security hack database symfony2 introduction overview unittest

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework