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HowtoForge: How To Harden PHP5 With Suhosin (Debian Etch/Ubuntu)

Apr 04, 2007, 07:30 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Falko Timme for this link. ]

"This tutorial shows how to harden PHP5 with Suhosin on Debian Etch and Ubuntu servers. From the Suhosin project page: 'Suhosin is an advanced protection system for PHP installations that was designed to protect servers and users from known and unknown flaws in PHP applications and the PHP core. Suhosin comes in two independent parts, that can be used separately or in combination. The first part is a small patch against the PHP core, that implements a few low-level protections against buffer overflows or format string vulnerabilities and the second part is a powerful PHP extension that implements all the other protections...'"

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