CSCI 445/645 Web Security
Student Presentation Project
The purpose of this project is threefold: (1) to give you some experience in reading scientific
technical papers, (2) to give you some experience researching a computer science subject (w
Buffer Overflows: On-the-Fly
error the bredth of a single hair can
lead one a thousand miles astray.
Cha pter 14 Buffer Overflows V1.0.0
The most insidious computer attacks
that we know of are discussed
Java: Remote Command Execution
The study of error is not only in the
highest degree prophylactic(1) , but it
serves as a stimulating introduction to
the study of truth.
Walter Lippmann (1889 1974)
(1) http:/www.m-w.com (Merriam-We
When the first just and friendly man
appeared on the earth, from that day a
fatal Waterloo was visible for all the
men of pride and fraud and blood.
Charles Fletcher Dole (1845 - ?)
Chapter 13 Impersonation V1.0.0
Hacker.org Challenges Journal
Student Name: Antero Nevarez-Lira
Who goes there?
Hacker.org wants us to learn that as part of being secure, some client interface websites are
designed to encrypt the clients
The purpose behind this challenge is to not always rely on what is printed on the page itself. Rather, to
check the source HTML of the page for any interesting and valuable information.
At first, I t
XSS: Cross-site Scripting
Quote info here
XSS (or CSS) is Cross-site Scripting
A type of computer security vulnerability typically
found in web applications which allow code
injection by malicious web users into the