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Restricting access to certain pages

Horalia Rodriguez
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Last Modified: 2008-02-20
I have several pages which are accessible by only users belonging to certain groups. I use the following lines in order to restrict access to those who have logged in:
<?php
//Start the session to retrieve access id and access level
session_start();
//Allow levels to view page
if (isset($_SESSION['access_lvl']) && ($_SESSION['access_lvl'] == 1)||
   ($_SESSION['access_lvl'] == 2) || ($_SESSION['access_lvl'] == 3) ||
   ($_SESSION['access_lvl'] == 5) || ($_SESSION['access_lvl'] == 7) ||
   ($_SESSION['access_lvl'] == 9) || ($_SESSION['access_lvl'] == 10) ||
   ($_SESSION['access_lvl'] == 11) || ($_SESSION['access_lvl'] == 12) || ($_SESSION['access_lvl'] == 8)) {
   //Do nothing
} else {
      include 'not_allowed.php';
      die();
}
I also have another form to create users and assign them the access level. Is there a way I could grant or change access the user has without having to include this type of code in every restricted page?
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