Professional penetration testers are usually good at finding all sorts of vulnerabilities, including logic flaws, that are highly-specific to the site being tested. However, being a manual activity, ...
Most web apps perform authorisation checks at the controller layer. This is basically ok, but complex apps tend to have repetitive checks. For example, there might be ten or so controller actions that ...
I'm working on a web application along with a web API and I've been warned against what seems to be a basic vulnerability: not checking that the user making an action has sufficient privileges on the ...
I'm building web-app. And i have concern about security issues. In world a lot of similar questions, but many of them does not have really clear answer(advise,suggestion). This is the reason why i ...
I need to allow users access to an application after verifying that they belong to the claimed institute through university email id. So that if a person claims that he belongs to Stanford University, ...
OAuth seems to be getting a lot of traction at the moment as an authorization solution for web applications and mobile applications. I'm interested in understanding what the pitfalls of using OAuth ...