When it comes to security, the rule of thumb is, any open vulnerability WILL be exploited sooner than later. Django provides a strong foundation for to build secure web applications, but is that enough? What about server security? It is not uncommon for secure web apps to be hacked due to poor server security. (more…)
A tech startup got in touch with us recently to evaluate their technology options for a SaaS application. It had a predominant e-commerce component, and the startup needed an easily maintainable, secure frame work to build their application.
After considering all possible alternatives, Django emerged as the most secure framework which simultaneously met their requirements of easy scalability and low maintenance overhead. To make this decision, we went through the top categories of web application vulnerabilities, and what solutions were available in different frameworks for those threats. In contrast to other frameworks, Django featured built-in defense for all top categories of vulnerabilities. The details are noted here: (more…)