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XSS flaws expose weaknesses on Amazon and UK newspaper websites

XSS flaws expose weaknesses on Amazon and UK newspaper websites

Cross-site scripting (XSS) flaws are amongst the most commonly encountered security flaws found on websites, opening up opportunities for malicious hackers to hijack customer accounts, change users' settings and phish login credentials.

So how come websites keep falling foul of them?

Read more in my article on the Optimal Security blog.

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