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Prevent Cross-Site Request Forgeries (CSRF) with nonces

Prevent Cross-Site Request Forgeries (CSRF) with nonces: WordPress REST API: Authentication
Prevent Cross-Site Request Forgeries (CSRF) with nonces: WordPress REST API: Authentication

Cookie authentication is vulnerable to Cross-Site Request Forgeries (CSRF). WordPress handles this problem by using nonces (number used once). Learn how nonces work and why they are necessary when using the WordPress REST API within the context of WordPress.

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Web Web Development REST WordPress

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