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Warning: ini_set() has been disabled for security reasons

You might see this error “Warning: ini_set() has been disabled for security reasons” when you install a fresh copy of Joomla. You don’t need to panic by seeing this error actually your Website-Hosting-server might have disabled the PHP Function ini_set() . You can solve the issue by taking to your Web host [or] by following the steps mentioned below:

 

Warning: ini_set() has been disabled for security reasons in the Joomla 

Steps:-

  1. Log into your cpanel
  2. Edit the configuration.php file in the website root directory .[Public-html/websitename/configuration.php]
  3. In between lines <?php and class JConfig add the below code
    error_reporting(0);
    @ini_set(‘display_errors’, 0);
  4. The code should look like this
    <?php
    error_reporting(0);
    @ini_set(‘display_errors’, 0);
    class JConfig {
  5. save the file
  6. Reload the joomla backend . Now you can signin with admin login details

Note:- Evem after following the above steps on some websites error keeps on showing it will not allow you to make changes in the administrator.To rectify this issue you need to edit session.php file.

  1. Goto [Joomla-website-root-folder]/libraries/joomla/session/session.php
  2. Edit the session.php file
  3. Search for ini_set in the file
  4. Add “@” before every ini_set line
  5. i.e “@ini_set”
  6. save the file
  7. That’s it
Security

Why are digital certificates so important?

Identification & Authentication

A digital certificate helps you clarify your identity to your visitors, particularly if you collect sensitive data such as credit card and confidential information through online transactions.

Confidentiality

The information transferred through your website is encrypted when a digital certificate is applied. This ensures confidentiality for the end user.

Fraud Protection

Protect yourself and your customers from possible threats of online fraud and information hijacking also known as phishing.

Choosing the right digital certificate

With Innovative Hosting Corporation you have access to a comprehensive range of digital certificates from world leading providers such as Thawte and Positive SSL, all backed with INDIAN based telephone support and fully assisted order placement.

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