Workshop 3 - XSS

Did you know that cross-site scripting (XSS) is the most common form of attack on web applications? This deadly kind of vulnerability accounts for over 70% of web application security breaches and is ranked #1 in the OWASP Top 10 Web Application Security Risks. In this workshop, we will learn how an attacker can compromise web applications vulnerable to XSS and how this vulnerability is exploited in the real world as well as what can be done to mitigate such an attack. Agenda of the event:

  1. Introduction to XSS
  2. A brief discussion of different types
  3. What Damage XSS can do
  4. How an XSS attack is initiated (Common attack vectors)
  5. Useful resources

Join us on Thursday (25 th March) at around 7PM-8PM (AEDT time) online at our Discord Channel

We look forward to seeing you all!