Behavior-Based Anomaly Detection on the Server Side to Reduce the Effectiveness of Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

Cross-site scripting (XSS) is the top most vulnerability in the Web applications as mentioned by research groups. Every day new evasion mechanisms are found by the hackers due to new technology, new HTML tags and script functionalities introduced. Zero-day attacks exploit the vulnerability before the fix could be issued to protect the Web application users… CONTINUE READING