perl-modperl mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Jonathan Vanasco <>
Subject Re: dealing with empty field names in query
Date Fri, 13 Feb 2009 21:03:26 GMT
On Feb 13, 2009, at 3:38 PM, André Warnier wrote:

> The management part of me says that if you sell shoddy merchandise to
> people, they are going to come back and hit you with it.
> Presumably, if you get such kind of posted data from a form, it is
> because you sent a shoddy form to the browser, which can submit such
> shoddy data.  Or because you have some shoddy javascript in the form,
> which sends shoddy data to your server.
> So we're still at the garbage level, but the other way around :  
> garbage
> out, gargabe in.
> ;-)

That's assuming that you're responsible.

Today many people use misc javascript libraries; and there are js DMZ  
servers that serve off cached versions so people don't have to  
reload.  A simple typo could render your application broken.
View raw message