Title: UNCOVER SECURITY LEAKS IN PHP WEBSITE

Year of Publication: Jun - 2012
Page Numbers: 534-541
Authors: Abrar A. Alsulaiman, Eyas El-Qawasmeh
Conference Name: The International Conference on Informatics and Applications (ICIA2012)
- Malaysia

Abstract:


This paper re-visits the security issues that are related to websites. In particular, it tries to highlights the possible attacks for website from inside. The word inside means that we are doing investigation of some leaks or bugs in the developments or some seeded programs that violates the principles of security. A program was written for this purpose and we run it on sdiwc.net/emailer website. Many studies that show more than one fourth of PHP website has security problems. The result of the study shows that there must be awareness to the decision makes for the dangers that their website face. Our developed tool and our suggested solution will contribute to this issue. The authors suggest implementing this tool in PHP website as a security lock.