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Bug #76472 Array functions ignore object property permissions
Submitted: 2018-06-13 16:28 UTC Modified: 2021-07-23 12:32 UTC
Avg. Score:3.0 ± 0.0
Reproduced:1 of 1 (100.0%)
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From: php at darkain dot com Assigned:
Status: Wont fix Package: Scripting Engine problem
PHP Version: 7.2.6 OS: Debian 9
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2018-06-13 16:28 UTC] php at darkain dot com
Using foreach on an object, protected/private members are skipped over.

Using current(), next(), prev(), end(), reset() on an object, private/protected members are accessible.

These functions entirely bypass object property permissions.

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This effects all versions of PHP.


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 [2021-07-23 12:32 UTC]
-Status: Open +Status: Wont fix
 [2021-07-23 12:32 UTC]
Using current() etc. with objects is deprecated as of PHP 8.1, so this will get resolved in due time. We're not going to change the behavior in the meantime.

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