Ajax developers seen playing with security fire

Thursday, 5 October 2006, 12:59 AM EST

The rise of Asynchronous Javascript and XML (Ajax) applications is exposing enterprises and end users to a new series of security threats, but developers are insufficiently aware to the enhanced risks.

"We're seeing a rise in web application attacks because people are realising that it is easier to go through the web application," said Billy Hoffman, a lead security researcher with SPI Dynamics.

At vnunet.

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