DotKernel API Client Side Authorization

This article covers the basic authorization of a Client application which use a backend built using DotKernel API Authorization Request Client application users send a POST request to the backend containing the following JSON object: { “grant_type”: “password”, “client_id”: “{API_CLIENT}”, … Read More

Zend Framework 1 End-of-Life

EOL ( End-of-Life)  term was just announced. Only up until Sept. 28,2016 , Zend Framework 1 will receive security updates.   ” With the release of Zend Framework 3, it’s time to halt development on Zend Framework 1. As such, … Read More

Migration of Zend Framework 1 PEAR channel

This post is old and probably out of date. The unofficial PEAR channel for Zend Framework 1 was hosted on Google Code at this location: ZF Pear, but since the closing of Google Code we were forced to move it. … Read More

Zend_Mail and Zend_Http Security Fixes in Zend Framework 1.12.12

The release of ZF 1.12.12 was just announced,  with Security Updates especially on Zend_Mail and Zend_Http components. For more information, please read the official release announcement: Zend Framework 1.12.12 Released Also, the ZF  PEAR channel was updated to latest 1.12.12 … Read More

Implementing the new Password Hashing API from PHP 5.5 in DotKernel

This post refers to DotKernel 1, based on Zend Framework 1. If you are looking for DotKernel 3 related posts, go here. In order to use the new Password Hashing functions , introduced in PHP 5.5 , and unify all … Read MoreRead More

Better Unicode Support in MySQL 5.5 UTF8MB4

Beginning with version 5.5 of MySQL , utf8mb4 character set was introduced, in order to better support Unicode. Further reading: MySQL and Unicode , also directly related to PHP Sample dk.sql file, part of DotKernel framework, was updated in revision … Read More

Zend Framework 1.12.4 Released with Security Fixes

Matthew Weier O’Phinney just announced the release of ZF 1.12.4, 2.1.6, and 2.2.6 m with Security Updates For more information, please read the official release announcement: Zend Framework Released Also, the ZF  PEAR channel was updated to latest 1.12.4 release. … Read More

Avoid routing through bootstrap of non existent files

In some cases you may encounter missing files: images, css or js files. All those missing files are processed by the current bootstrap: index.php If the session is set to regenerate on each request, as a normal security measure, the … Read More

Welcome to the 10th Zend Certified Engineer in Dotboost Team

Today is a major milestone for our Dotboost Technologies Inc. Company. We are announcing the 10th member of the team passed the Zend Certified Engineer exam. Zend Yellow Pages This is part of our commitment to ensure that our clients … Read More

Installing GeoIP extension in Zend Server 6 on Windows

As an update to the post Installing GeoIP extension in Zend Server 5.6 on Windows , for Zend Server 6.1 , you can do the following: Download the php_geoip-1.0.8-5.4-nts-vc9-x86.zip file from http://windows.php.net/downloads/pecl/releases/geoip/1.0.8/ From the archived file, copy the file php_geoip.dll to … Read More