I'm pentesting a website that has a reflected XSS, or at least a vector for a reflection, but the issue is the following : It escapes <, >, " to their URL entities (not &, ) or () You are ...
I currently have a xss problem in this site. https://bbcpanningen.cupweb6.nl:1311/servlet/OMSALogin?msgStatus="><script>alert("hello") </script> But I don't understand how an ...
I have been looking at the OWASP Top 10, and am wondering which of the top 10 security risks are relevant to a WordPress installation with various plugins installed? I know injections and XSS are ...
I am a member of the local ACM student chapter in my university and as part of our activities I am scheduled to give a talk on current issues on Web Application Security (and possibly secure coding ...
I'm trying to change text links to real anchors. So for example I want to change http://example.com to <a href="http://example.com">http://example.com</a>. Since this is a user given ...
I work programming Enterprise Java applications and do very little web development in 2002. I'm interested in security and like to read articles about it. However, I never fully understand how XSS ...
As we know, developers are responsible for correctly escaping/validating data provided by the user before rendering or storing them. However, we must agree that it's relatively easy to forget a single ...
There is a great list of XSS vectors avaliable here: http://ha.ckers.org/xss.html, but It hasn't changed much lately (eg. latest FF version mentioned is 2.0). Is there any other list as good as this, ...
In a webapplication there could be two approaches to migate XSS attacks. All the input data could be filtered (removing all 'bad' data), or the input could be parsed, tokenized and output with only ...