[Freedombox-discuss] PHP Alternatives?
On 12-07-16 at 02:06pm, Ben Mendis wrote:
> Sure, PHP isn't my favorite language... but blaming bad code on PHP,
> and assuming that changing the language is a panacea for security, is
> pretty silly.
Is it me you call silly?
I believe I did not argue that security is only an issue with PHP, or
argue that the PHP _language_ is all that matters.
> I've seen bad code in nearly every language I've ever encountered.
> Even in the Haskell world you can find examples of bad, insecure code.
> PHP isn't inheirently impossible to secure, most of the
> vulnerabilities people find in the PHP webapps are things that could
> affect webapps written in _any_ language, not something inheirent to
> the PHP platform.
Yes, it is _possible_ to find bad, insecure code in any language.
Yes, it is _possible_ to secure PHP.
But what is your point? That it is equally likely to find bad, insecure
code anywhere, in any language and using any coding style?
* Jonas Smedegaard - idealist & Internet-arkitekt
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