Netvibes has announced the launch of Universal Widget API. The Universal Widget API will replace the Mini-Module API that was used on Netvibes and will make it easy to assemble a widget for any given web service. Are you creating any widgets?
Design and Development
Almost everyone who has SSH access to their accounts will be well aware of PuTTY which is a free Telnet and SSH Client. PuTTY has saved tonnes of time because using shell is a definite time saver over most other methods. If you have just one site to manage, then it isn’t a problem.
The Google Webmaster Central Blog has an indepth article on Using the Robots Meta tag to instruct Google and other search engines about your site.
How To: Install mod_security takes you through the installation of mod_security, the web application firewall for Apache.
I’m rather frustrated. I’ve been using Internet Explorer 7 at home and didn’t realize that this site is all screwed in Internet Explorer 6 until it was pointed out to me. I’m at a friends place trying to debug the problem, but it just doesn’t seem to want to go away!
The Neo Security Team reports a new vulnerability in PHP-Nuke for all versions of 7.9 and below. This was discovered by Paisterist.
Secunia Advisories reports that Kacper has found a vulnerability in the Spider Friendly module for phpBB The vulnerability is reported in version 1.3.10 of the module, with the possibility that other versions may also be affected.
Simple Machines has just released a security patch for SMF. This release addresses a cross-site scripting vulnerability in the search function. The fix for the 1.
Good news for WordPress Theme authors. WordPress Arena has launched a Theme Competition. The last date for entries is May 1, 2006, 12:00pm PST.
This is something that I am longing to learn throughly. I know just basic enough to get work done, but there are such a lot of things that you can do with it, that I have decided to dedicate a post collecting resources to the same! Apache module mod_rewrite mod_rewrite – Apache HTTP Server mod_rewrite: A Beginner’s Guide to URL Rewriting mod_rewrite, a beginner’s guide (with examples) Results from Google mod_rewrite Cheat Sheet Apache mod_rewrite tweaks URL Rewriting Well there are a lot more resources.