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Pro PHP Security

  • Authors
  • Chris Snyder
  • Michael Southwell

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvii
  2. The Importance of Security

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Maintaining a Secure Environment

  4. Practicing Secure PHP Programming

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 227-227
    2. Pages 229-247
    3. Pages 249-261
  5. Practicing Secure Operations

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 479-500

About this book

Introduction

Pro PHP Security is one of the first books devoted solely to PHP security. It will serve as your complete guide for taking defensive and proactive security measures within your PHP applications. The methods discussed are compatible with PHP versions 3, 4, and 5.

The knowledge you'll gain from this comprehensive guide will help you prevent attackers from potentially disrupting site operation or destroying data. And you'll learn about various security measures, for example, creating and deploying "captchas," validating e-mail, fending off SQL injection attacks, and preventing cross-site scripting attempts.

Keywords

PHP SQL development programming software

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