One of the most popular terms in web application penetration testing is Cross Site Scripting, which is commonly referred to as XSS. Cross site scripting is the most common bug in web security. There are two types of cross site scripting vulnerabilities:
- Stored: stored on a server
- Reflected: part of the URL
Participants learn how to use script with tags to discover security vulnerabilities within a web site.
Advanced Penetration Testing
This course covers how to attack from the web using cross-site scripting, SQL injection attacks, remote and local file inclusion and how to understand the defender of the network you're breaking into to. You'll also learn tricks for exploiting a network.