I understand the purpose of the Access-Control-Allow-Credentials header, but can't see what problem the Access-Control-Allow-Origin header solves. More precisely, it's easy to see how, if ...
I understand CSRF and why cross-domain AJAX requests with cookies or other credentials can't be permitted without an Access-Control-Allow-Credentials header explicitly permitting them - otherwise I'd ...
I am in the process of writing a thick client web app using Angular.js (single page app) and was wondering what are the best practices for securing the app using a CSRF token. Should I send a CSRF ...
I'm reading OWASP's Secure Coding Practices Checklist and under their "Input Validation" section they have an item that reads: Validate data from redirects (An attacker may submit malicious ...
Imagine button after clicking which browser sends XHR http request with GET method. Characteristics: after executing request sensitive action is performed sensitive information is sent in GET ...
There is an url that is normally operated using POST requests (i.e. POST request is sent when user submits form). But attacker can form GET request with parameters that are sent in POST request. This ...
Is there some online forwarding service that I can give HTTP GET parameters to, and it would create a form with the parameters and submit it as POST? For example, I'd like to give someone the URL: ...