Paragon Initiative Enterprises Blog

The latest information from the team that develops cryptographically secure PHP software.

Certainty: Automated CACert.pem Management for PHP Software

Our new open source library, which keeps your Certificate Authority certificate bundle up-to-date.


Hardening Your PHP-Powered APIs with Sapient

How to use Sapient, our new Secure API Toolkit, to Harden your PHP 7 software.


How We Engineered CMS Airship to be Simply Secure

A deep dive into the security engineering decisions that went into CMS Airship. A lot of the decisions we made are subtle.


CMS Airship: Now and Tomorrow

The secure-by-default open source CMS is about to split.


Guide to Automatic Security Updates For PHP Developers

Greatly improve the security of your software by making it automatically apply the latest security updates.


On the (in)security of popular open source Content Management Systems written in PHP

An analysis of the deficits in the security features offered by WordPress, Drupal, and Joomla.


HTTPS Made Easy: Setting up Caddy for PHP 7 on Debian Jessie

How to setup the Caddy webserver to work with PHP 7 on Debian Jessie


Securing a PHP Application in 2016: The Pocket Guide

A quick guide to eliminating the common threats when developing PHP applications in 2016.


The PHP Security Platinum Standard: Raising the Bar with CMS Airship

Announcing the first release of CMS Airship, which establishes the new PHP security platinum standard of today and the gold standard of tomorrow.


How to Generate Secure Random Numbers in Various Programming Languages

This blog post will maintain the industry best practices for securely generating random data in Ruby, Node.js, Java, etc.


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