Tool and Usage
Suhosin is a security extension for PHP and consists of two parts that enhance PHP. It helps with protecting against known and unknown attacks.
How it works
Suhosin consists of two parts to achieve its goal. One of them is making a small change to the PHP core to protect PHP applications against attacks like buffer overflows. The second layer of defense includes different security mechanisms to protect against other attacks.
Usage and audience
This tool is categorized as a PHP hardening tool.
Suhosin is commonly used during application security. Target users for this tool are developers and system administrators.
- + The source code of this software is available
- - Well-known tool
Author and Maintainers
This project is maintained by SektionEins GmbH
Suhosin is known to work on Linux.
|Latest release||0.9.38 [2015-05-21]|
|License(s)||PHP License v3.01|
|Last updated||Aug. 20, 2017|
|Suhosin GitHub project|
|Suhosin project website|