My Favorite Thing About Coldfusion

Published on May 28, 2013 by Jamie Munro

I’ll be honest; I have not written a line of Coldfusion in over 5 years.  It was one of the first languages I used professionally, I must emphasize that it wasn’t personally!

But when I was regularly using it there was one function that I miss and wish was in other languages.  That function is cfchart!

P.S. yes this is really off topic, but after I got a LinkedIn message about a Coldfusion developer, it made me think back to my beginning days of development.

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Tags: coldfusion | Coldfusion | cfchart

The Best Way to Prevent SQL Injection

Published on Sep 19, 2012 by Jamie Munro

If you use a framework of some sort, you probably haven't thought about SQL injection for some time – in fact it almost seems dated to even discuss it.  However, security should never be overlooked and it's important to not trust third party applications and people by default!  So what is the best way to prevent SQL injection?

Have you noticed how I haven't specified a specific language?  This is done purposely, because at the end of the day – all languages – should be able to follow this paradigm…

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Tags: SQL | php | ASP.NET | .net | sql injection | prepared sql | coldfusion | c# | PHP