Prevent a cross-site scripting attack
Posted on: 02/04/2004 02:58 PM
Cross-site scripting (XSS) occurs when an attacker introduces malicious scripts to a dynamic form that allows the attacker to capture the private session information. This article casts light on the areas vulnerable to XSS exploitation, explains how the user can protect himself
, and details what the webmaster can do to secure a site from this type of malicious intrusion.