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Web applications are everywhere, and they′re insecure. Banks, retailers, and others have deployed millions of applications that are full of holes, allowing attackers to steal personal data, carry out fraud, and compromise other systems. This book shows you how they do it.
This fully updated edition contains the very latest attack techniques and countermeasures, showing you how to break into today′s complex and highly functional applications. Roll up your sleeves and dig in.
Discover how cloud architectures and social networking have added exploitable attack surfaces to applications
Leverage the latest HTML features to deliver powerful cross–site scripting attacks
Deliver new injection exploits, including XML external entity and HTTP parameter pollution attacks
Learn how to break encrypted session tokens and other sensitive data found in cloud services
Discover how technologies like HTML5, REST, CSS and JSON can be exploited to attack applications and compromise users
Learn new techniques for automating attacksand dealing with CAPTCHAs and cross–site request forgery tokens
Steal sensitive data across domains using seemingly harmless application functions and new browser features
Find help and resources at http://mdsec.net/wahh
Source code for some of the scripts in the book
Links to tools and other resources
A checklist of tasks involved in most attacks
Answers to the questions posed in each chapter
Hundreds of interactive vulnerability labs
MARCUS PINTO delivers security consultancy and training on web application attack and defense to leading global organizations in the financial, government, telecom, gaming, and retail sectors.
The authors cofounded MDSec, a consulting company that provides training in attack and defense–based security.
It is a good book for the basic understanding of threats and vulnerabilities. It is hard work to gain a deep understanding of the extremely complex picture of technology and the... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Maria Kondor
This is beyond a shadow of a doubt the GO-TO book for web applications and security.
Be warned - it's heavy reading but covers everything in amazing techical colour detail.
The Web Application Hackers handbook,- as its name suggests,- fully covers each phase of the web audit process,and describing all the relevant vulnerability finding techniques... Read morePublished 19 months ago by cheyenne
Great resource - a valuable insight into Web Application Security assessments and penetration testing - well written and explained with plenty of examplesPublished on 18 Mar. 2013 by mike