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Brian Aberts1,832 Points
Secure database connection?
I haven't reached the point to need this just yet, but what if i wanted to make a desktop application for my website, which would allow users to login and view messages? The only way i can think of is connecting to the mysqli database, or directly communicating with the server using ports? (which in my case i don't think would be doable)...
in python you can edit the file and see all the code, so if i were to connect to the database, how would i keep people from using the password to login and see data they aren't supposed to? or is there some other way to do this?
Kristian Gausel14,661 Points
Check out the course on how to make a REST API, that is one viable solution.