Secure web site access with Perl

Friday, 28 April 2006, 8:05 PM EST

Perl and its LWP module make it a breeze to automate Web site access; too bad the breeze becomes a storm when the Web site requires a username and password for access. Fortunately, you can use Perl modules to calm the storm.

Learn how to find, install, and use the WWW::Mechanize and Crypt::SSLeay modules in a Perl script that automates logging into a secure Web site in this article by Bret Swedeen.

At IBM developerWorks.

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