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Being highly flexible in building dynamic, database-driven web applications makes the PHP programming language one of the most popular web development tools in use today. It also works beautifully with other open source tools, such as the MySQL database and the Apache web server. However, as more web sites are developed in PHP, they become targets for malicious attackers, ...more
Paperback, 109 pages
Published November 1st 2005 by O'Reilly Media (first published January 1st 2005)
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Rose Smith
Sep 19, 2019 rated it liked it
I started reading it after a lot of recommendations but it wasn't gone up to the standards. Maybe it's just me, but I was expecting more.
Colin
Feb 18, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: extfriendly
At first you'll think "What? Only 102 pages, including appendices??? That's not value for money!" Oh, but it is!
Robyn Wyrick
Jun 08, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Essential PHP Security is an excellent entry into web security issues and PHP in particular. Shiflett is a genuine leader in the field, and this book is indispensable.
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Jan 24, 2010 rated it it was amazing
I read bulgarian translation of this book, and I found many useful tricks and examples
James
Nov 18, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Filter Input and Escape Output
Eduardo
Nov 02, 2012 rated it liked it
It's fine for new commers to PHP but not for advanced ones.
Daniel Wood
Sep 17, 2010 rated it really liked it
Shelves: web
Good foundation for beginners. No serious php programmer should be working without following the techniques discussed (or more advanced versions of them). Luckily in my case I already was :)
Cheol Kang
Jan 03, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: cs-practice
vulnerable codes(common mistakes)와 exploit, solution(how to defend)을 모두 제시해 주는 책. PHP라는 언어에 한정된 이야기만은 아니다. 초급 웹 보안 실용서로 적당하다.
Charles
Jun 03, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Quite a easy read about security flaws in PHP and how to go on about fixing potential problems in your PHP script.
Nikolay Yordanov
Jan 31, 2010 rated it liked it
Nothing fancy, useful just for beginners
Nestor Mata Cuthbert
Jul 12, 2014 rated it really liked it
Short book with the most basic concepts to develop with security in PHP avoiding risks.
It teach you how to avoid holes in your program that could cause vulnerabilities.
Hamed
Apr 10, 2008 rated it it was amazing
i need this book for my project please say me url or give me.
please i need it.
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Not really a book for beginers, but it pointed out a lot of things that you should have in mind.
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