Tag Archives: Solar Designer

Congrats Solar Designer!

And the winner is: Solar Designer in the Month of PHP Security 2010 with his article “How to manage a PHP application’s users and passwords” (Full Listing). Solar Designer’s phpass password hashing algorithm is used in wordpress. It has been … Continue reading

Posted in Hacking The Core, Pressed, Reports | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

PHP Open Basedir degrades Security (Bonus)

Some hosters are using the open_basedir restrictions because they think this makes hosting somewhat more secure. Well normally it is not because a hoster in need to enable it often shows that the system is not properly configured in respect … Continue reading

Posted in Pressed | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment