Notes on a web journey

posted on: 24 April 2007

Software security

filed under: @ 19:04:26 excellent cross-platform, language-agnostic checksheet of common software security risks...a brief summary of each of the 19 sins, along with a count of the number of vulnerabilities I found in the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures database for each one.

Sins of Software Security


posted on: 11 August 2006

Charsets, UTF 8 and security attacks

filed under: @ 21:03:20


posted on: 21 April 2006

Secure and awkward Javascript

filed under: @ 13:53:50

On A List Apart: secure your code

On Dustin Diaz' site: awkward looking javascript


posted on: 25 December 2005

Php, CSS,Javascript and attributes

filed under: @ 12:25:18

A post an Simon Willison's web site:

Google base

I'm not particularly interested in Goole base itself, more in what Simon says about structuring data using attributes that allow to query it and make it interchangeable. I think that XFN and Microformats are products of the same general orientation. Seems to me that that's all the web is about, connecting people and data in the easiest possible way.


posted on: 16 August 2005

Security (php,MySQL and more)

filed under: @ 09:15:58

PHP Security Consortium :

" Founded in January 2005, the PHP Security Consortium (PHPSC) is an international group of PHP experts dedicated to promoting secure programming practices within the PHP community. Members of the PHPSC seek to educate PHP developers about security through a variety of resources, including documentation, tools, and standards. In addition to their educational efforts, the PHPSC engages in exploratory and experimental research in order to develop and promote standards of best practice for PHP application development "

Tech Tips is "a collection of tips on a very wide-ranging list of topics", digitalparadox is about all kinds of security problems, securityfocus is "the most comprehensive and trusted source of security information on the Internet", hackerscenter "group is aimed at researching into web applications security field".


CSS,Javascript and Php studies

Anti spam email
A solution to writing an anti spam email contact link
filed under: Javascript
Background image
A background image randomizer that I used in the second version of this site.
filed under: Javascript/CSS
Javascript menu
A menu that uses Javascript and session cookies.
filed under: Javascript/CSS
Experimenting with CSS and Javascript.A simple but, in my opinion, nice navigation “system”. The MiniSite is a one page site.
filed under: Javascript/CSS
Photo display
Protect copyrighted photos: a simple but effective solution.
filed under: Javascript/CSS
Photo gallery
A photo gallery made for a friend
filed under: Javascript
PHP menu
A PHP menu that can be updated without having to re-publish all the pages is on.
filed under: PHP
Pop-up menu
A very simple pop up menu powered by Javascript. It works also if Javascript is disabled.
filed under: Javascript/CSS
RSS feed
How to write and use an RSS feed
filed under: rss-xml
Tag replacer
The Tag replacer explained and a link to it.
filed under: PHP
Tags search
A search form build and powered using Javascript and the DOM
filed under: Javascript