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PHP Projects: How to Create a Secure, Session-Based Login Script

John Morris, I teach aspiring developers how to code

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5 Videos (2h 7m)
    • Introduction

      2:16
    • Lesson 1: Create a Simple, No Database Login

      25:17
    • Lesson 2: Create an Advanced, Database-Driven Login

      29:18
    • Lesson 3: Add In a Remember Me Feature

      24:50
    • Lesson 4: Create a Secure Password Reset

      45:32
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About This Class

You'll learn how to create a secure, session-based login system in PHP. There's two versions: 1) a simple non-database version we'll create first to quickly over all the base concepts. Then 2) we'll convert that into full-fledged database-driven login script complete with:

  • Secure, session-based user access
  • User registration
  • Remember me feature
  • Email-based password reset
  • Cryptographically secure tokens
  • SQL injection prevention
  • Install script

And more.

FAIR WARNING

This is an advanced course. The topics covered here assume a certain level of PHP knowledge. It's frankly only a small percentage of developers in the world who know how to do this properly. I strongly recommend you take my PHP 101 course BEFORE taking this one. Only jump into this when you're ready to challenge yourself and take your PHP skills up a notch.

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