I’m new to php. I’ve been looking at php login tutorials but they all seem relatively insecure. I would prefer to use a php authentication api or framework. Does anyone know what I can use to implement robust login functionality into my site?
The Zend framework is good if you want to have a lot of pre-buildt libraries, but be free to mix and match with your own or third-party. The Zend framework includes Zend_Auth, which is complete and ready for use.
This is a good intro article:
There’s also a couple of libraries out there for OpenID that were brought up on SO recently: