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Request #48397 verification of Content-Length
Submitted: 2009-05-26 08:42 UTC Modified: 2014-04-30 22:50 UTC
Votes:2
Avg. Score:4.0 ± 1.0
Reproduced:0 of 0 (0.0%)
From: scm at apsag dot com Assigned:
Status: Open Package: *Web Server problem
PHP Version: Any OS: Irrelevant
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2009-05-26 08:42 UTC] scm at apsag dot com
Description:
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When data is posted by HTML, there's a single way to verify the content is complete: the content-length. But since PHP reinterpretes the incoming data, there's no way to verify the data in the $_POST variable reached the announced length. 
It would be a good idea to provide a superglobal variable that would flag an interrupted transmission.


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any post code announcing more data than it really transmits and then closes the connection. 


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-Package: Feature/Change Request +Package: *Web Server problem -Operating System: any +Operating System: Irrelevant -PHP Version: 5.2.9 +PHP Version: Any
 
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