Art of Asking Questions

Art of Asking Questions

How to ask a question?
Art of Questions, A must for all newbies in process of learning.
I think it is also usefull for middle level programmers who are looking at someone else for help.

Art of Questions…

Interview of Mr. Gates

Interview of Mr. Gates

An interview of Bill Gates

The Bad Boys are also Terribly Clever

A Must read to know about his latest views on security, windows and linux.…

Google Gmail Invites Available

Google Gmail Invites Available

I have a few gmail invites at my disposal if anybody want one, email me at zareef@zareef.net.…

Official launch of the PHP Security Consortium

Official launch of the PHP Security Consortium

An international group of PHP experts get together to form the PHP Security Consortium (PHPSC), a group whose mission is to promote secure programming practices within the PHP community through education and exposition while maintaining high ethical standards.

According to Chris Shiflett, “As PHP has transitioned from personal projects to enterprise application development, the need to educate the community about secure programming practices has risen”. Chirs Shiflett is the founder of group.

The PHPSC web site ( http://phpsec.org) provides a variety of security resources for PHP developers, including the group’s flagship project, the PHP Security Guide.…

Teen Web editor drives Apple to court action

Teen Web editor drives Apple to court action

As a 13-year-old middle-schooler, the New Woodstock, N.Y., native built a Web site ( ThinkSecret.com) in 1998 and began publishing insider news and rumors about Apple, using the alias Nick dePlume.

Apple is going to file a leagal suite against him. Why?

Read at

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/6824038/…

PHP awarded Programming Language of 2004

PHP awarded Programming Language of 2004

PHP has been awarded the Programming Language of 2004, according to the

TIOBE Programming Community Index. This index uses information collected from the popular search engines, and are based on the world-wide availability of skilled engineers, courses and third party vendors.…

A Note on Security in PHP

A Note on Security in PHP

From PHP.NET::::

PHP is a powerful and flexible tool. This power and flexibility comes from PHP being a very thin framework sitting on top of dozens of distinct 3rd-party libraries. Each of these libraries have their own unique input data characteristics. Data that may be safe to pass to one library may not be safe to pass to another.

A recent Web Worm known as NeverEverSanity exposed a mistake in the input validation in the popular phpBB message board application. Their highlighting code didn’t account for double-urlencoded input correctly.…