Security is among the top concerns, which need great attention and most of the beginner developers lack in the skills required to make a website secure. As per a recent study carried out in 2014 and published in “International Journal of Advances in Computer Networks and its Security” about 90% of the websites are vulnerable to the hacking attacks. The insecure coding of a website is targeted by the hackers.
PHP is one of the most secure web development frameworks and this is why, most of the entrepreneurs prefer PHP for the development of their websites. PHP is also one of the most commonly used web frameworks for developing the websites by the providers of web development Afghanistan. However, sensitive information can be stolen even from the PHP websites by manipulating the URL parameter.
Here are some vital PHP techniques which can be implemented by the web development Afghanistan providers and PHP developers to minimize the web security issues.
Restrict Foreign Access
By using the appropriate script in the httpd.conf files in the Apache server, one can restrict the foreign access. Also, for restricting the foreign access, it is important to manage the scripting pages, data files and configuration files separately.