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Anti cross-site scripting (XSS) filter for Java web applications


XSS (cross-site scripting)is the most prevalent web application security flaw. XSS flaws occur when an application includes user supplied data in a page sent to the browser without properly validating or escaping that content. Detection of most XSS flaws is fairly easy via testing or code analysis. How Do I Prevent ‘Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)’? HTML escaping Escaping of Input Escaping ... Read More »