Security Test Issues for websites

A list of common security issues might have for your sites.

  1. XSS
    Sample to check : <img src=x onerror="&#0000106&#0000097&#0000118&#0000097&#0000115&#0000099&#0000114&#0000105&#0000112&#0000116&#0000058&#0000097&#0000108&#0000101&#0000114&#0000116&#0000040&#0000039&#0000088&#0000083&#0000083&#0000039&#0000041">
  2. Authorization
    Normal user can have access to admin/root API. This can be checked by inspecting web app by Chrome Developer Tool or Firefox Inspector. You can even copy the request as cUrl and import it to Postman to trigger
    For example with…




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