libcgi-application-plugin-protectcsrf-perl - plugin to generate and verify anti-CSRF challenges

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libcgi-application-plugin-protectcsrf-perl
Package version 1.01
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 68 B
Download size 11.72 KB
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CGI::Application::Plugin::ProtectCSRF is a CGI::Application plugin that
helps protect against CSRF attacks. It works by tying back the processing
of a form to the display of a form.
A cross-site request forgery is a form of online attack in which Mr Attacker
posts what appears to be an image in, say, a forum. However the image src
attribute is carefully crafted to undertake some action desired by Mr Attacker
on the target website. The trap is sprung when Mr Victim, logs on to the
target website and then views the image set up by Mr Attacker in the same


Package Version Architecture Repository
libcgi-application-plugin-protectcsrf-perl_1.01-1_all.deb 1.01 all Debian Main
libcgi-application-plugin-protectcsrf-perl - - -


Name Value
libattribute-handlers-perl -
libcgi-application-plugin-session-perl -
libhtml-parser-perl -
perl -


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libcgi-application-extra-plugin-bundle-perl << 0.5


Type URL
Binary Package libcgi-application-plugin-protectcsrf-perl_1.01-1_all.deb
Source Package libcgi-application-plugin-protectcsrf-perl

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libcgi-application-plugin-protectcsrf-perl deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libcgi-application-plugin-protectcsrf-perl




2011-11-11 - Nicholas Bamber <>
libcgi-application-plugin-protectcsrf-perl (1.01-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Split off from
libcgi-application-extra-plugin-bundle-perl (Closes: #648237).

See Also

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libcgi-application-plugin-requiressl-perl_0.04-1_all.deb plugin enforcing that certain run modes must be SSL secured
libcgi-application-plugin-session-perl_1.05-1_all.deb plugin that adds session support to CGI::Application
libcgi-application-plugin-stream-perl_2.11-1_all.deb plugin that adds file streaming support to CGI::Application
libcgi-application-plugin-tt-perl_1.05-2_all.deb plugin that adds Template Toolkit support to CGI::Application
libcgi-application-plugin-validaterm-perl_2.5-1_all.deb plugin for validating form data using Data::FormValidator
libcgi-application-plugin-viewcode-perl_1.02-2_all.deb set of debugging tools for CGI::Application
libcgi-application-server-perl_0.063-1_all.deb simple HTTP server for developing with CGI::Application
libcgi-compile-perl_0.17-1_all.deb module for compiling .cgi scripts to a code reference
libcgi-compress-gzip-perl_1.03-1_all.deb module to allow automatically compressed CGI output
libcgi-cookie-splitter-perl_0.04-1_all.deb module for splitting big cookies into smaller ones
libcgi-emulate-psgi-perl_0.20-1_all.deb PSGI adapter for CGI
libcgi-expand-perl_2.05-2_all.deb convert flat hash to nested data using TT2's dot convention
libcgi-extratags-perl_0.03-1_all.deb Useful Extensions for the CGI Module
libcgi-fast-perl_2.04-1_all.deb CGI subclass for work with FCGI