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The Web needs an overhaul

Rasmus Lerdorf, the father of PHP, says that the Web is inherently broken and needs an overhaul to the entire infrastructure: browsers, servers and scripting languages.

Rasmus Lerdorf, the father of PHP, says that the Web is inherently broken and needs an overhaul to the entire infrastructure: browsers, servers and scripting languages.

Due to the nature of the Web being created very quickly, the consequences of bad decisions early on are being seen with almost all Web sites vulnerable to cross site-scripting (XSS).

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