Can you explore more about browse, what are you facing problems? Although if you are giving upload file facility to a normal user. You can assure following points.
There are six steps to protecting a website from file-upload attacks.
- The application should use a whitelist of allowed file types. This list determines the types of files that can be uploaded, and rejects all files that do not match approved types.
- The application should use client- or server-side input validation to ensure evasion techniques have not been used to bypass the whitelist filter. These evasion techniques could include appending a second file type to the file name (e.g. image.jpg.php) or using trailing space or dots in the file name.
- The application should set a maximum length for the file name, and a maximum size for the file itself.
- The directory to which files are uploaded should be outside of the website root.
- All uploaded files should be scanned by antivirus software before they are opened.
- The application should not use the file name supplied by the user. Instead, the uploaded file should be renamed according to a predetermined convention.
Posted On: 03-Apr-2017 05:26