This is the first item in our Book Samples/Reviews section! This excerpt from Wrox Press Ltd.'s Professional PHP Programming covers Chapter 20 - Security. It shows you how to increase the security of your web site, not just by writing safe PHP scripts but also by configuring your webserver correctly. Buy it on Amazon.com now!
This manuscript is an abridged version of Chapter 20 on Security from the Wrox Press book Professional PHP Programming. It shows you how to increase the security of your web site, not just by writing safe PHP scripts but also by configuring your webserver correctly.
This book as a whole is about programming with PHP, an Open Source, server-side scripting language for creating dynamic Web pages. It can be combined with many technologies, and this book has extensive details on integrating PHP with LDAP, XML and IMAP.
PHP is a great tool for quickly bringing dynamic elements to your web site. With its familiar syntax and low overhead, getting started is easy and you don't need to worry about being overwhelmed with details when all you want is a simple script. We will take you from installation and configuration of the PHP engine to advanced dynamic application design, covering database and directory manipulation, dynamic graphic manipulation, dynamic graphic integration, and XML along the way.
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