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Request #64006 PECL Account Request should validate "Sponsor" field
Submitted: 2013-01-16 11:43 UTC Modified: 2021-08-05 12:08 UTC
Avg. Score:3.0 ± 0.0
Reproduced:0 of 0 (0.0%)
From: Assigned: cmb (profile)
Status: Wont fix Package: PECL website (PECL)
PHP Version: Irrelevant OS:
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2013-01-16 11:43 UTC]
"Sponsor" field was recently added to but 
it is not validated against list of PHP accounts. So, requesters just type random 
phrases there.

A lot of irrelevant requests could be filtered by this check

Test script:
Go to and request account, filling some garbage in "Sponsor" field

Expected result:
Request fails, and requester is asked to contact the mailing list first

Actual result:
Request is successfully filed


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 [2013-01-16 11:43 UTC]
-Assigned To: +Assigned To: johannes
 [2017-10-24 06:54 UTC]
-Status: Assigned +Status: Open -Assigned To: johannes +Assigned To:
 [2020-04-09 11:35 UTC]
I doubt that this will buy us much; after all, anybody could enter
some random email address.
 [2021-08-05 12:08 UTC]
-Status: Open +Status: Wont fix -Assigned To: +Assigned To: cmb
 [2021-08-05 12:08 UTC]
I'm closing this as WONTFIX per my comment above.
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