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PHP

(PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor) A scripting language that is widely used to create dynamic Web pages. Combining syntax from the C, Java and Perl languages, PHP code is embedded within HTML pages for server side execution. It is commonly used to extract data out of a database on the Web server and present it on the Web page. Originally known as "Personal Home Page," PHP is supported by all Web servers and widely used with the MySQL database. See MySQL.
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5264 virtual hosts on different dedicated servers were scanned to see if there are any occurrences of mail(), base64_decode() and eval() usage in the same PHP script and it was found that none of normal PHP scripts had this combination used in a single PHP file.
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To speed integration between back-end database and front- end web pages, the product includes several built-in, customisable development tools, including: A database tool to connect PHP scripts and SQL databases, which reduces switching between different development environments and allows developers to execute SQL statements against the database while testing their code.
Book I: PHP Programming - Setting Up Your PHP Environment, PHP Basics, Building PHP Scripts, PHP and Your Operating System, Object-Oriented Programming.
This guide explains the data types MySQL provides for storing information, the application programming interfaces available for MySQL, Perl and PHP scripts for accessing MySQL databases, the organization of the data directory, and user account maintenance.
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