Web Application Security: Exploitation and Countermeasures for Modern Web Applications (Andrew Hoffman)

 
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Web Application Security: Exploitation and Countermeasures for Modern Web Applications (Andrew Hoffman)

Although there are several resources for network and IT security, until now, a comprehensive understanding of contemporary web application security was lacking. Software engineers may quickly learn and use the offensive and defensive security techniques presented in this practical reference.

It introduces recon, offensive, and defense as the three pillars of online application security. You'll discover techniques for efficiently investigating and evaluating contemporary web apps, even those to which you don't have direct access. Additionally, you'll learn how to access web apps utilizing the most recent hacking methods. Finally, you'll discover how to create security mitigations for use in your personal online apps.

  • Explore common vulnerabilities plaguing today's web applications
  • Learn essential hacking techniques attackers use to exploit applications
  • Map and document web applications for which you don’t have direct access
  • Develop and deploy customized exploits that can bypass common defenses
  • Develop and deploy mitigations to protect your applications against hackers
  • Integrate secure coding best practices into your development lifecycle
  • Get practical tips to help you improve the overall security of your web applications

Ebook Details

About the Authors
Andrew Hoffman is a senior product security engineer at Salesforce.com, where he is responsible for the security of multiple JavaScript, NodeJS, and OSS teams. His area of expertise is in complex JavaScript and DOM security flaws.
Published
Published Date / Year
1st edition (March 17, 2020); eBook (Free NGINX Edition)
Permission
Free eBook Complimented by NGINX
Hardcover
330 pages
eBook Format
PDF (5.2 MB)
Language
English
ISBN-10
1492053112
ISBN-13
978-1492053118

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