Join Kevin Skoglund for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding password encryption to CMS, part of PHP with MySQL Essential Training.
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Now that you understand the theory behind password hashing and salts we're ready to …put the theory into practice and add password encryption to our CMS. …Before we actually start encrypting passwords for our admins, let's create a …little area that we can play with these a little bit and see how they work. …We could take the time to actually create a new sandbox page and do that there. …Instead I'm just going to do it right here in manageadmins.php. …I'm just going to drop down to the bottom and right below my link for add a new …admin, I'm going to put a hr tag and then underneath that, PHP tags.…
And then in here, we can just do a little experimenting and look at it on that page. …So to begin with, let's have our password equal to a string that we can see. …We'll just make it secret. And then we're going to have to have our …hash format. Now, the hash format that we're going to …use is going to be "$2y$10$". That is what we're going to use for Blowfish. …That basically tells PHP that we should use Blowfish. …
- What is PHP?
- Installing and configuring PHP and MySQL
- Exploring data types
- Controlling code with logical expressions and loops
- Using PHP's built-in functions
- Writing custom functions
- Building dynamic webpages
- Working with forms and form data
- Using cookies and sessions to store data
- Connecting to MySQL with PHP
- Creating and editing database records
- Building a content management system
- Adding user authentication
Skill Level Beginner
PHP with MySQL Beyond the Basicswith Kevin Skoglund10h 26m Intermediate
1. PHP Overview
2. Mac Installation
3. Windows Installation
4. First Steps
5. Exploring Data Types
6. Control Structures: Logical Expressions
7. Control Structures: Loops
8. User-Defined Functions
10. Building Web Pages with PHP
11. Working with Forms and Form Data
12. Working with Cookies and Sessions
13. MySQL Basics
14. Using PHP to Access MySQL
15. Building a Content Management System (CMS)
16. Using Site Navigation to Choose Content
17. Application CRUD
18. Building the Public Area
19. Regulating Page Access
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