Lecture 56:

posted May 14, 2013, 5:55 AM by Samuel Konstantinovich   [ updated May 14, 2013, 5:55 AM ]
General Security on the Stuy Network

Security for the things you write

-Permissions of files
--Owner of files, default permissions etc.

-How to store things and not have the website view it, but allow the py files to view it.  (Make it so all of your data is not downloadable)
-How to store usernames and passwords in plain text and not have them readable
--Hashing+Ways people beat hashing 
----Making all paswords with a-z,A-Z,0-9
----Making all paswords with a-z,A-Z,0-9,!@#$%^&*()_+=-}{][
--Salting usernames and passwords


-The 2nd revision of your data analysis project will be 
     given after I give feedback for the original project
     (thursday I hope)
--Decide if you are working in a group or not. 
--Think about how you would want to make your analysis
     more interactive

You should look at the hidden input type:

<form action="???" method="get">
  <input type="text" name="x" >
  <input type="hidden" name="secret" value="something">
  <input type="submit" >