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Chapter 30. Server-Side Security Issues > Using Others'CGI Scripts

Using Others'CGI Scripts

Many helpful archives of CGI scripts are available free on the Web, and each is stuffed with dozens of useful, valuable programs. However, before you start haphazardly downloading all these gems and blindly installing them on your server, you should pause and consider two things:

  • Does the script come with source code?

  • Do you know the language the program is written in well enough to really understand what it does?


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