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Published On Aug. 1st 2016

How Do I: Help Me Understand CSRF

Episode 6 Run Time 21:51

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It's possible that the extent of your CSRF (Cross-Site Request Forgery) knowledge equates to, "If I add a call to csrf_field() in my forms, Laravel keeps me safe from bad guys." And that's fine; you're not wrong! However, if you'd like to really dig in to see how all the pieces fit together, and why we must protect ourselves from this sort of attack, here is the video for you.

Thanks so much to Caleb Cruz for the question. If the rest of you have any questions that could be answered in video-form, tweet your question and add the hash tag, #helpMeLaracasts.