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what is htmlspecialchars  <input type="hidden" id="x_host_ip" name="x_host_ip" value="<?php echo htmlspecialchars(@$x_host_ip); ?>">

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<input type="hidden" id="x_host_ip" name="x_host_ip" value="<?php echo htmlspecialchars(@$x_host_ip); ?>">


what is htmlspecialchars(@$x_host_ip);
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It transforms (among others) < to &lt; and > to &gt; such that people cannot inject html into your pages.

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