Anti-Cross Site Scripting Tool Added to ASP.NET 4.5

WEBINAR: On-demand webcast

How to Boost Database Development Productivity on Linux, Docker, and Kubernetes with Microsoft SQL Server 2017 REGISTER >

This week Microsoft announced the addition of its Anti-Cross Site Scripting (AntiXSS) library to ASP.NET 4.5. The tool was designed to prevent different types of script injection attacks that can be leveled against ASP.NET websites.

AntiXSS, which is part of the Web Protection Library (WPL), also comes with a Security Runtime Engine (SRE) which is able to automatically encode most of the output that is deemed at-risk. This stops any user generated content that comes from untrusted user input from being vulnerable to script injection attacks by encoding it.

This week Microsoft announced the addition of its Anti-Cross Site Scripting (AntiXSS) library to ASP.NET 4.5. The tool was designed to prevent different types of script injection attacks that can be leveled against ASP.NET websites.

View Article



Comments

  • There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment!

Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • The software-defined data center (SDDC) and new trends in cloud and virtualization bring increased agility, automation, and intelligent services and management to all areas of the data center. Businesses can now more easily manage the entire lifecycle of their applications and services via the SDDC. This Aberdeen analyst report examines how a strong foundation in both the cloud and internal data centers is empowering organizations to fully leverage their IT infrastructure and is also preparing them to be able …

  • The hunger for IIoT-enabled solutions is driving companies to seek out reliable, secure IIoT platforms that can handle industrial-grade IoT capabilities. What features and capabilities should companies expect in an IIoT platform? Until now, developing an IIoT solution has required the costly, time-intensive effort of platform building, as developers create technology stacks from scratch to handle the hardware, firmware, software, edge computing, analytics, business systems integration, and more. This …

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

RSS Feeds

Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date