Grant Horwood Information for VU#847803

Php variables passed from the browser are stored in global context



Vendor Statement

The cause of the arbitrary code execution bug in webodex is the library adodb written by John Lim. Webodex uses an older version of this library as the webodex is essentially "mothballed". A new version of adodb is available that plugs this bug and i will be updating webodex late this evening.

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