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Bug #17413 Security Alert
Submitted: 2002-05-24 11:19 UTC Modified: 2002-05-24 11:42 UTC
From: tenchi_no_chikara at msn dot com Assigned:
Status: Not a bug Package: PWS related
PHP Version: 4.2.1 OS: WIN98 SE
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2002-05-24 11:19 UTC] tenchi_no_chikara at msn dot com
When ever I try to look at any php file on my PWS, I get the following error:


Security Alert! The PHP CGI cannot be accessed directly. 
This PHP CGI binary was compiled with force-cgi-redirect enabled. This means that a page will only be served up if the REDIRECT_STATUS CGI variable is set, e.g. via an Apache Action directive.

For more information as to why this behaviour exists, see the manual page for CGI security.

For more information about changing this behaviour or re-enabling this webserver, consult the installation file that came with this distribution, or visit the manual page.


I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling PHP many times yet it still won't work. I had PHP 4.1.1 earlier and it worked fine. Any suggestions on what I should do?


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