What are PHP allow_url_fopen security risk?

Published: 4/10/2017
What are PHP allow_url_fopen security risk?
Source: SECURITY.STACKEXCHANGE.COM

Recently I was reading an article about file_get_contents and HTTPS . One part that caught my attention is: Of course, the allow_url_fopen setting also carries a separate risk of enabling Remote File Execution, Access Control Bypass or Information Disclosure attacks. If an attacker can inject a remote URI of their choosing into a file function they could manipulate an application into executing, s

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