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Easypopulate error 406 after Apache upgrade


danjo

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Hello,

Our script has started throwing a 406 error right from the first page of easypopulate.php ... Server's been upgraded; is more security conscience now ...

 

mod_security: Access denied with code 406. Pattern match "insert( |\n)+into" at POST_PAYLOAD

 

Is there anything we can change in the script to fix the condition causing this error ?

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My guess is that the contribution would require a pretty tough change to eliminate the use of "\n" in some of it's uploads.

 

The apache mod is checking all of the "POST" data against certain patterns to hedge against hackers etc. The backslash is one of those patterns.

 

See if your host will turn off the POST_PAYLOAD check of the apache mod. Otherwise I don't know of another option. Also, you might be able to turn it off via .htaccess - you'd need to check with your host on this as well.

 

HTH

Tom

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