Cross-site Scripting Attacks: Misunderstood and Dangerous

How misunderstood is it? In a large number of situations, cross-site scripting is compared to SQL-injection due to similarities in their practice of injecting malicious code into legitimate and trusted code. However, this is misguiding and demeaning to both attack categories. They are two quite independent beasts that work in very different contexts and arise [...]

Introduction to penetration Testing

What is penetration testing? Penetration testing ,often called “pentesting”,”pen testing”,is the practice of attacking your or your client's IT Systems and infrastructure in the same way hacker would identify the security holes but without actually  harming the System. The person carrying out pentartion test is called a penetration tester or pentester. IMPORTANT: Penetration require to [...]