disable file uploads

Francis Daly francis at daoine.org
Mon Mar 23 22:52:17 UTC 2015

On Tue, Mar 24, 2015 at 09:13:50AM +1300, Steve Holdoway wrote:

Hi there,

> Is there any way to stop / disable random file uploads... for example,
> I'm having 'fun' with mail relays being uploaded to the cache area of a
> wordpress site?

What the difference between a request that is a file upload and a request
that is not a file upload, on your system?

Are there some specific urls you want to block? Do you want to block
all POST requests?

> Can't think of anything off the top of my head that would do it.

Would it be simpler for you to configure your wordpress to disallow
file uploads?

Francis Daly        francis at daoine.org

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