Effective File Uploads

NGINX, handling file uploads securely without touching your application.

In this post I will explain how to perform file uploads entirely at the NGINX level only passing off the file handler once the file has been written to disk. It used to be that you needed to install a third party plugin to allow NGINX to handle file uploads. It had it’s pros and cons but fell out of development and current versions of NGINX no longer support it.

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