Infographic: How XSS Attacks Work
Security Update : XSS stands for Cross-Site Scripting and is a Web-based security vulnerability that’s been around since the birth of modern Web development techniques.
XSS attacks account for 12.75% of all of today’s Web-based attacks, and almost 70% of all reported vulnerabilities are XSS-related. Almost 90% of all websites have at least one XSS vulnerability.
Besides DDOS attacks and SQL injections, XSS attacks are the third most encountered form of Web attacks.
In the past, big-nam… (read more)