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Can PHP be malicious like Javascript? As a surfer do I have any security concerns? I can disable Java, can I disable PHP?
if i add alert() in javascript it runs well else functionality not works properly

May 13th, 2008 22:03
dman, i can do it, Philip Olson, Boaz Yahav, Doug Doug, Ben Udall, Amit Arora, http://www.ttnr.org

PHP can't be malicious like Javascript because PHP is a server side
scripting language while the Javascript you elude to is client side.
In otherwords, PHP can only affect the server that the web pages are
being served on, and not the browser.  You can not disable PHP since it
does not run in your browser.