Paragon Initiative Enterprises Blog

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

Our Ambitious Plan to Make Insecure PHP Software a Thing of the Past

Let's solve application security at an ecosystem level by updating outdated and/or insecure blog posts to refer developers to better practices.


The 2018 Guide to Building Secure PHP Software

Everything a developer needs to know to build secure software in the PHP programming language in the year 2018


Securing the PHP Community with Paragon Initiative Enterprises Hosted Services

Introducing PIE-Hosted Services to Help Further our Goals to Secure the Entire PHP Ecosystem


Certainty: Automated CACert.pem Management for PHP Software

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


The Quick Guide to Simple and Secure Automatic Updates

How to build your own automatic update system that is verifiably secure.


Introducing Ward: Web Application Realtime Defender - WAF, IDS, Automatic Security Updates for PHP Software

Ward is our latest security product, intended to help secure e-Commerce platforms.


It Turns Out, 2017 is the Year of Simply Secure PHP Cryptography

A reflection on the first six months of the year, ext/sodium landing in PHP 7.2, and where to go from here.


Chronicle Will Make You Question the Need for Blockchain Technology

With Chronicle, you probably don't need a blockchain to solve your problems anymore.


Hardening Your PHP-Powered APIs with Sapient

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


Libsodium Quick Reference: Similarly-Named Functions and Their Use-Cases

A quick comparison of libsodium functions with similar names/purposes, and which one to use for a specific use case


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Our Security Newsletters

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The first mails quarterly and often showcases our behind-the-scenes projects.

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