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Re: web cgi forms data security...

by extremely (Priest)
on Dec 30, 2003 at 21:28 UTC ( #317780=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to web cgi forms data security...

If you have a backend DB and the webserver(s) all have access to it, consider doing something with sessions where you hand the user a completely opaque session key and store all the data locally, temporarily.

Or at best, use one of the Crypt modules to stuff it into a cookie (temporary, don't make them store it) and deal with it using the cookie mechanism.

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