On Mon, Aug 08, 2005 at 04:40:42PM +0100, Joe Orton wrote:
On Fri, Aug 05, 2005 at 02:49:37PM -0400, Daniel J Walsh wrote:
> Joe Orton wrote:
> >No, when mod_proxy is used as a generic HTTP proxy (a not entirely
> >uncommon configuration) it needs to be able to connect to any remote
> >port on any remote address.
> Defaulting apache to can_network_connect_any=1 could allow a subverted
> apache web server to be setup as a spammer, or a launch site for further
> attacks. So I don't think this would be a good idea.
Currently the following is known to be broken in the default
Another one, https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=165592
4) web applications which connect to remote LDAP databases, and
similarly, I guess, the Apache LDAP-based authentication module, if
configured to use remote LDAP databases.