Learn about CSRF in Laravel


February 26th, 2015

Barry vd. Heuvel:

In this post we take a closer look at CSRF protection in Laravel. We compare the difference between the CSRF filter in Laravel 4 and the current VerifyCsrfToken middleware in Laravel 5.

Barry also covers the Timing safe comparison, checking the headers, and modifying the middleware.

It’s a great post to learn more about how Laravel handles CSRF.

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Eric L. Barnes

Eric is the creator of Laravel News and has been covering Laravel since 2012.