In this chapter, you will learn:
• About discovering vulnerabilities
• Strategies to manage vulnerabilities
• Different types of Web vulnerabilities
A vulnerability is an identified weakness within a system or network. Vulnerabilities, though, can be mitigated using a number of systems or processes, so even though a vulnerability has been identified, something else may be in place to keep the vulnerability from being exploited. It’s worth knowing what the potential is, however, and then evaluating the probability of ...