Encoding is a set of predefined rules to reversibly transform a piece of information in a certain representation into a completely different representation. The other way round is called decoding.

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XSS in HTML title tag without forward slash

I am trying to find out whether this is vulnerable against XSS: I can control the content of the title tag through the URL. This would make the site vulnerable if it wasn't for the fact that the site ...
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After encoding process with msfvenom, my tool is not working. Why?

I tried to encode my tool, which was developed by me with Ruby, by using msfvenom of Metasploit Framework and I succeed. My source code was encoded completely. But, when I tried to use my encoded tool,...
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Is it dangerous to append search query to the base URL?

I'm testing drupal website and I've noticed that search query gets appended to the base URL in the response, like so: query: "hey ho: there" http://www.baseurl.com/search/node/hey ho%3A there query: ...
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Apachelog with requests from University of California and RIPE

I have a VPS with a dedicated IP running. The only purporse of this machine is to serve a Wordpress website and to learn more about networking. I have been playing around with the machine. I got to ...
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CPU instruction encoding on x86 that is free from ROP attacks

x86 has a dense instruction encoding, and thus enables ROP attacks. Are there any CPU instruction encoding schemes that are free from these attacks?