Articles tagged as “security”

Open tabs

Currently I have about 30 tabs open in the browser on my phone. Quite a bunch of them I have open because I want to read the article in the future, already have read the article and want to reread or act on it, or a combination of the above. In this article I list the open tabs (and some notes) so I can close them on my phone, but still have a reference to them.

How does the Django Cross-site request forgery protection work?

Dan Poirier wrote an article on the Caktus Group blog about common web site security vulnerabilities. In it he talked about the CSRF protection in Django. Although he is right about a CSRF token having to be part of the POST request, this is not the entire story.