How to Redirect Your Elgg Site from mydomain.com to www.mydomain.com

There has been a lot of discussion on how to safely redirect an Elgg address when the “www” part of the url is omitted.  There is a lot of documentation on how to do this directly in the .htaccess file. However, any wrong modification could hurt your Elgg site and make it unaccessible. In this article, I will give you step by step guide on how to  redirect your Elgg site from mydomain.com to www.mydomain.com

Learn More

Tags: , , , , , , | Posted under Elgg | Leave a comment

Basic & essential security tips when handling forms in PHP

Hello,

I am writing this post as I recently had a security hole in one of my scripts, which, fortunately, nothing bad happened. There are basic things you must always add to your PHP code when handling forms. I will tell you some very essentials that can’t be ignored to avoid SQL Injection attacks.

Learn More

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | Posted under Security/Vulnerability | 2 Comments

How to Create Virtual Directories in WebSitePanel

Applied on : WebSitePanel (Windows) Hosting

A virtual directory is a friendly name, or alias, for a physical directory on your server that does not reside in the home directory. For example, if you create a virtual directory called “images” from a folder anywhere on your server, the contents of that folder will appear at http://www.mydomain.com/images/ even though they are not physically located in the images/ subfolder of your web site’s root folder.

Learn More

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | Posted under DotNet/Windows Hosting, WebsitePanel Tutorials | 5 Comments