PEAR Coding Standards

Dec 07, 2009 Author: dev99
The PCS documents were created because many different teams are developing open-source packages that might be of use to the PHP community.

Using PEAR

Dec 07, 2009 Author: City Hall
In the following sections you will learn how to use PEAR to find and install packages on a system, and you'll learn how to submit your own projects for consideration as PEAR packages.

Filesystem Security

Dec 07, 2009 Author: makedon
Safe Mode restricts filesystem access only to files owned by the script owner, and you can use the open_basedir directive to specify the directory in which a file must reside. If you specify a directory,…

PHP Safe Mode

Dec 07, 2009 Author: Developer
PHP's Safe Mode attempts to provide a degree of basic security in a shared environment, where multiple user accounts exist on a PHP-enabled web server. When a web server is running PHP in Safe Mode, some…

PHP Forcing a User to Use SSL-Encrypted Pages

Dec 06, 2009 Author: makedon
When handling credit card information, you want to guarantee that all card information always goes through an SSL (Secure Socket Layer) connection.