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wp_nonce_field Form Security Tutorial

Wordpress Nonce Fields

wp_nonce_field() is a WordPress function that creates a hidden form field to validate requests origin. Simply, anyone can send a http request to your website from outside. wp_nonce_field is a method to verify requests origin. nonce is an artificial word which is short form of “number used once”. What is a nonce? According to definition, …