‘secure plugins’ Videos

  • Alex Ruaux: There’s A Plugin For That

    WordCamp Montréal 2014Speaker: Alex Ruaux

    May 25, 2015 — Plugins are what make WordPress extra-awesome and enable you to make your website do pretty much anything you want it to. Need to add collapsible sections to a page or make your gallery images circular? There’s a plugin for that! How about making your widget titles into links, or duplicating pages at the click of a mouse? Yep, plugins can help you do that too. Whether you’re just getting started with WordPress or use it everyday, there are over 30,000 plugins to choose from and finding the right one for the job can be tricky. We look at how to choose an appropriate plugin and I’ll introduce you to a few I just couldn’t live without.

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  • John Havlik: Writing (more) Secure Plugins John Havlik

    WordCamp Minneapolis 2015Speaker: John Havlik

    May 24, 2015 — This session aims to enlighten the audience about some attack vectors and how to counter them with the current security best practices for WordPress plugins. Topics covered include: Plugin security best practices, data sanitization, action authorization, and permissions.

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