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What is Cross-site Scripting and How Can You Fix it? Guest on 29th August 2020 12:07:08 AM
  1. Being one of the most common cybersecurity threats, cross-site scripting (XSS) attacked nearly 75% of large companies back in 2019. Moreover, almost 40% of all cyberattacks were performed to target XSS vulnerabilities
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  3. Cross-site scripting: What can happen?
  4. The attacker may:
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  6. gain access to users cookies, session IDs, passwords, private messages, etc
  7. read and access the content of a page for any attacked user and therefore all the information displayed to the user
  8. compromise the content shown to the user
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  10. What is Cross-site Scripting (XSS)?
  11. Cross-site scripting (XSS) refers to the type of cyberattacks in which malicious scripts are being injected into otherwise credible and trusted websites.

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