SQL Injection

SQL stands for Structured Query Language. To understand what SQL is, it is important to understand how information on the web is stored. A database is used to store data such that it is easy to access and manage data efficiently. There are two kinds of databases – Relational and Non-Relational. Relational database stores data […]

Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Attack

XSS stands for Cross-Site Scripting. XSS attack refers to the injection of malicious scripts into a legitimate website or web application. It is similar to other web attacks such as SQL injection (Check out our article on SQL Injection), however it is more devastating since an XSS attack does not target the application concerned rather […]