Unformatted text preview: Assessment Questions & Answers
1. Why is it critical to perform a penetration test on a Web application and a Web server prior to production implementation?
To make sure no one can penetrate your web application before you put it in a live situation. 2. What is a cross-site scripting attack? Explain in your own words.
Cross-site scripting is a type of computer security vulnerability typically found in web applications that enables attacks to inject client side script into web pages viewed by others. 8
Perform a Website and
Database Attack by Exploiting
Identified Vulnerabilities 38351_LB08_Pass2.indd 1...
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- Spring '14
- World Wide Web, Web server, web applications, Code injection