Security and Hardening Tips for PHP

Disable sensetive functions in PHP Edit the php.ini file : sudo vi /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini Add or edit the following lines an save : disable_functions = exec,system,shell_exec,passthru,etc …… register_globals = Off expose_php = Off display_errors = Off track_errors = Off html_errors = Off magic_quotes_gpc = Off Restart Apache server. Open a Terminal and enter the following :