Security steps for website


#1

Hello 000webhost community iam a begginer web developer and i would like you to take me through all the steps for securing my website (https) and data roaming through it like profiles ,login/register data , conversations between users …etc ,basically the whole session of a user .Currently i have 0 security , all the passwords are sent to my database in plain text . (Dont worry its in a testing state)

Point me links where i can find info about all these ,i am a good reader


#2

@peslis If you have a custom domain and want to use “(SSL)https”, then check this tutorial,

Check tutorial sections for more different tutorials.


#3

If you want to hash your passwords, use this

hash('sha256',$password);

#4

ok for passwords but all the other things are included in the ssl?


#5

Yeah, should be :slight_smile:


#6