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security features?

Post by mjelliott » Wed Feb 13, 2008 5:45 pm


What is the list of security features for Joomla 1.5?

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Re: security features?

Post by RussW » Fri Feb 15, 2008 11:13 am

There isn't a list per' sai' of "security features" on the basis that this type of functionality is really a "feature" as such or and "add-on" it is intrinsically built in at the source level and in the architecture.

The following posts, FAQ's and Guides may assist you more in understanding much of the Joomla! security architecture and external methods of protection.

Security & Performance FAQ

The above mentioned FAQ will provide with more than enough information to assist you in further securing your sites.

Particular entries of note and to pay attention to, are;

Joomla! Administrator's Security Checklist

Help! My site's been compromised. Now what?

Vulnerable Extension List

Other useful posts and tools;

Joomla! Tools Suite
How can I check my Joomla! installation's overall security and health?

What does Joomla! have to do with file permissions?

How do I find exploits using the *NIX shell?

Potential Exploit Checking Script

Auto-Change, Admin Password Script
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