Defending Node Applications from SQL Injection, XSS, & CSRF Attacks
Why Learn to Prevent SQL Injection, XSS, & CSRF Attacks in Your Express Applications?
Web applications are constantly under threat. From malicious threat actors to curious teenagers, malicious code or hacking attempts are coming from every angle. Using the OWASP Top 10’s list of the most critical security risks to web applications as a guide, you can protect your users, and yourself, from threats to your Node.js applications.
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- 1Begin learning the skills to defend your Node applications.
- 2Learn what CSRF attacks are and the primary techniques to mitigate them.
Codey's Confectionery: Preventing Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) Attacks
This project will test your skills at preventing Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks in Node.js.
Codey's Confectionery: Preventing SQL Injection Attacks
Practice using prepared statements and form validation to prevent SQL injection attacks.
Restreview: Preventing Cross Site Scripting (XSS) Attacks
Secure an Express application from Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Attacks!
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