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A Study of Attack on PHP and Web Security

Vijay Kumar, Devendra Patil, Nitin Maurya Published in Security

Communications on Applied Electronics
Year of Publication: 2015
© 2014 by CAE Journal
10.5120/cae-1518

Vijay Kumar, Devendra Patil and Nitin Maurya. Article: A Study of Attack on PHP and Web Security. Communications on Applied Electronics 1(4):1-13, March 2015. Published by Foundation of Computer Science, New York, USA. BibTeX

@article{key:article,
	author = {Vijay Kumar and Devendra Patil and Nitin Maurya},
	title = {Article: A Study of Attack on PHP and Web Security},
	journal = {Communications on Applied Electronics},
	year = {2015},
	volume = {1},
	number = {4},
	pages = {1-13},
	month = {March},
	note = {Published by Foundation of Computer Science, New York, USA}
}

Abstract

Hypertext pre-processor (PHP), a server side scripting language very often used to develop a web application. Web application has a big importance in communication over internet. Web applications got very fast growth in past some time. To pay bills, shopping, transactions, emails, social networking every days billions of users using these web application on in internet. Though web applications are very effective and time saving still security threats is also there. Now a day's most of the application facing problem of security and data integrity. This study is to give different types possible attacks on web application which is developed by using php and how we anticipate such attack and prevent from them for future.

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Keywords

Threats, vulnerability, cross scripting, server side scripting, security attacks, Security breaches, session hijacking, cookies theft.