News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Justin Siltervon's Blog:
5 Reasons not to use OSCommerce
March 07, 2006 @ 07:09:38

Justin Silverton/i> has written up in this blog post the five reasons he sees not to use the popular OSCommerce E-Commerce software.

He quotes from their site where it mentions that their goal is to "continually evolve by attracting a community [...] to provide additional functionality to the already existing rich feature set."

Of the five raeasons he gives, here are a few:

  • difficult to integrate into an existing design
  • admin navigation issues
  • security

While some of the issues her points out here are a matter of personal preference, the "security" aspect caught my eye. These days, especially with all of the talk about security in the PHP community, that should be one of the first things groups look at in their software. From his comments, OSCommerce doesn't make it very easy to implement a patch either.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
oscommerce not use five reasons security admin issues oscommerce not use five reasons security admin issues


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

PHP-Code.net: Securing PHP Apps Part III Securing PHP on the server/Securing MySQL & Apache

HHVM Blog: HHVM 3.1.0

Justin Silverton\'s Blog: PHP Security Mistakes - Part 2

Lorna Mitchell's Blog: Gthub API: Issues List

Community News: Stefan Esser Named to eWeek's The 15 Most Influential People in Security Today


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


install interview community language code developer experience threedevsandamaybe introduction laravel series list release wordpress testing refactor unittest opinion framework podcast

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework