Common Website Weaknesses

Many organizations are unaware of the types and large number of attacks that can be launched against their corporate sites. Administrators must be prepared to identify and protect against the variety of attacks that cybercriminals use. WASC highlights 15 well-known website attacks and identifies what they are designed to do. This section looks at the various web attacks and how you can mitigate them.

Application Misconfiguration

Applications can be one of the more difficult elements to secure on a network due to their complexity and their ability to accept user input. Application misconfiguration attacks focus on identifying and exploiting weaknesses found within web applications. Unfortunately, many web applications ...

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