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Re: Protecting a web app from Postgresql injection

From: Josh <josh(at)globalherald(dot)net>
To: Mary Anderson <maryfran(at)demog(dot)berkeley(dot)edu>
Cc: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Protecting a web app from Postgresql injection
Date: 2008-01-30 22:27:20
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Are you using parameter substitution in your queries?  That is the best 
way to protect against these kinds of attacks.

What language are you using?  We can provide examples of this if you'd 


On Wed, 30 Jan 2008, Mary Anderson wrote:

> Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2008 13:48:59 -0800
> From: Mary Anderson <maryfran(at)demog(dot)berkeley(dot)edu>
> To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
> Subject: [NOVICE] Protecting a web app from Postgresql injection
> Hi all,
>   I have a web app I would like to protect against postgreSQL injection. 
> What characters should I be on the lookout for?  Any Any suggestions for 
> enhancing the security of my app are welcome.
> Mary Anderson
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