PHP

E-mail Injection

E-mail injection is caused when form fields entered by hackers who add unexpected lines of text to the from and/or subject lines of your form. For instance, many web sites add a contact us page to their web site to allow a web visitor an opportunity to send comments and suggestions. Usually these forms ask […]

CW1 – March 16, 2006

Welcome to the first podcast of Compiled Weekly. Today’s podcast I introduce myself, promote the PodcasterNews.com podcast network, review the open source Ravencore web control panel, recommend the SciTE text editor, and cover Cross Site Scripting XSS and how to prevent it. PodcasterNews.com :: Podcaster News Network RavenCore Web Control Panel :: RavenCore Web Control […]

Creating PDF reports with PHP

If you have found yourself developing a web site that requires printable reports, then you will love this blog entry. A year ago I created a PDF reporting system that used the HTMLtoPDF library from RustyParts.com (http://www.rustyparts.com/pdf.php) This is a great HTMLtoPDF converter. It utilizes Ghostscript and a few other nifty Perl scripts to generate […]