Top 7 common programmers security mistakes

Tuesday, 22 May 2007, 12:24 AM EST

I've cherry picked these 7 as my personal favorites. The top seven isn't based upon any research other then my personal experience with auditing code from websites and open source/commercial software. They span from Cross Site Scripting to pure SQL injection, I'm a big fan of SQL injection, because it can lead to a quick compromise. It is so dangerous that one can compare it of getting root instantly. My next favorite is Cross Site Scripting, because with Javascript one can do so much.

At 0x000000.com

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Whitepaper: 10 things your next firewall must do

For enterprises looking at Next-Generation Firewalls, the most important consideration is: will this new technology empower your security teams to securely enable applications to the benefit of the organization? It's not about blocking applications, but safely enabling them.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Fri, May 29th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //