[nycphp-talk] shared server security [Session problem on virtual host]

Ajai Khattri ajai at
Thu Jan 20 16:59:43 EST 2005

David Mintz wrote:

>I forgot to mention another possible solution. Run in cgi mode under
>php-cgiwrap, so your scripts run as you; then chmod your scripts to 600 so
>others (such as 'nobody' and your fellow hosting customers) can't read

suexec does this too.
The only problem is the performance hit with CGI (not sure if 
mod_fastcgi will help here).

On our new shared web server, for security, no customers have shell 
access ;-)

Systems Administrator / Developer

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