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Security threat - Insecure direct object references

A direct object reference occurs when a developer exposes a reference to an internal implementation object, such as a file, directory, or database key. Without an access control check or other protection, attackers can manipulate these references to access unauthorized data. 280 more words


Google Authentication in Ruby On Rails

Google App Setup

First, sign into the Google APIs console at https://code.Google.com/apis/console/. If this is your first time visiting the APIs console, Google will prompt you to create a new project. 820 more words


Facebook Authentication in Ruby on Rails

Facebook App Setup

The first thing we need to do is set up a Facebook application. Simple visithttp://developers.facebook.com/apps. You may need to set up a developer account if you don’t already have one. 766 more words


Authentication with Devise

1.Add devise gem

Open up your Gemfile and add this line

gem 'devise'

and run

bundle install

to install the gem. Also remember to restart the Rails server… 369 more words


Authentication from Scratch

Password-protected actions are a common feature in most web applications, only allowing registered users in with a valid password. This is called “User Authentication”, and many Rails applications need it. 958 more words


AD Integration with Rails using LDAP

Heyyy.. I am done with AD integration finally.. I am happy and posting this because i took almost three days to find whats the issue. May be it helps u tooo. 196 more words


Security threat - Missing Function level access control

Most web applications verify function level access rights before making that functionality visible in the UI. However, applications need to perform the same access control checks on the server when each function is accessed. 474 more words