Protecting Your PHP Source Code
Aug 12, 2007
Time for a Sunday morning nerd out. If you are a programmer or entrepreneur in a company that develops in PHP watch in horror as the main Facebook source code is released into the wild. Of course, this could be a hoax, as several commenters assert, but it also sounds like it’s a possibility due to a misconfigured server. Nik Cubrilovic – who wrote a good detailed post on TechCrunch titled Facebook Source Code Leaked – wrote a followup post on his own blog titled Learning from Facebook: Preventing PHP Leakage. Ah – the joys of scripting languages. I miss the Microsoft Basic Compiler.