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Bug #20633 '_decodeBody()' of PEAR/Mail/mimeDecode.php is processed by case-sensitive.
Submitted: 2002-11-25 20:33 UTC Modified: 2003-04-05 09:25 UTC
From: mtak at beyondnetworks dot co dot jp Assigned: richard (profile)
Status: Closed Package: PEAR related
PHP Version: 4.3.0RC1 OS: RedHat7.3
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
 [2002-11-25 20:33 UTC] mtak at beyondnetworks dot co dot jp
mimeDecode.php v1.34
-- not included php4.3.0RC1

'content-transfet-encoding: BASE64' does not work.
The value is defined as case-insensitive by RFC1521.


--- mimeDecode.php      Sat Jul 27 23:37:53 2002
+++      Tue Nov 26 11:19:24 2002
@@ -522,7 +522,7 @@
     function _decodeBody($input, $encoding = '7bit')
-        switch ($encoding) {
+        switch (strtolower($encoding)) {
             case '7bit':
                 return $input;


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 [2003-02-26 14:43 UTC]
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 [2003-04-05 09:25 UTC]
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