Chapter 7

Web Hacking

Chapter Objectives

After reading this chapter and completing the exercises, you will be able to do the following:

images Understand the essentials of how websites work

images Understand penetration testing of websites

images Understand various website attacks

The most exposed part of any network is the website. The website, therefore, makes an attractive target for attackers. In any penetration test, you should test the website. In later chapters, ...

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