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Welcome to the Internet of things, where security is lax or altogether nonexistent.
by Dan Goodin – Jun 27, 2016 5:10pm MST
Researchers have encountered a denial-of-service botnet that’s made up of more than 25,000 Internet-connected closed circuit TV devices. 457 more words
This post is about something very common among web applications, user input validation. I’ve assessed a ton of web applications that relies in trusting the good behavior of users and hoping they respect, or at least don’t discover, what his current user profile is able to do. 923 more words
The popular TV show, Mr. Robot gets hacking so right. Unfortunately, the folks that made the show’s web site haven’t gotten the message. In this video, I share the ironic story of this web vulnerability, and talk about how you can protect your site from cross-site scripting (XSS) flaws. 40 more words
This post is not directly related to any cyberstakes related problem, just for good life-knowledge.
What is XSS?
This is what I hope to answer and illustrate in this post. 661 more words
Cross Site Scripting (XSS)
What is it?
Cross-site Scripting (XSS) is a variation of a code injection attack where an attacker injects client-side script onto a vulnerable website which is later unintentionally executed by a user. 1,263 more words