Essays about: "Web Application Security"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 86 essays containing the words Web Application Security.

  1. 1. A roadmap for ensuring SAML authentication using Identity server for on- premises and cloud

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Triveni Kodam; [2019]
    Keywords : SAML; IDP; IAM; Identity server; SP;

    Abstract : Cloud-based applications especially SaaS applications have become essential for startups and various sized businesses. Adapting to these web applications helps to reduce operational costs and further provide flexibility in accessing individual data of the users. READ MORE

  2. 2. Penetration testing for the inexperienced ethical hacker : A baseline methodology for detecting and mitigating web application vulnerabilities

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Databas och informationsteknik; Linköpings universitet/Databas och informationsteknik

    Author : Henrik Ottosson; Per Lindquist; [2018]
    Keywords : Web Applications; Vulnerabilitiy Scanning; Automation; Ethical Hacking; Penetration Testing; Information Security;

    Abstract : Having a proper method of defense against attacks is crucial for web applications to ensure the safety of both the application itself and its users. Penetration testing (or ethical hacking) has long been one of the primary methods to detect vulnerabilities against such attacks, but is costly and requires considerable ability and knowledge. READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluation of Security of ServiceWorker and Related APIs

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : Maxim Kravchenko; [2018]
    Keywords : Service Worker API; Push API; Cache API; Application Cache; se- curity; Progressive Web Apps; HTTPS;

    Abstract : The Service Worker is a programmable proxy that allows the clients to keep offline parts of websites or even the whole domains, receive push notifications, have back-ground synchronization and other features. All of these features are available to the user without having to install an application - the user only visits a website. READ MORE

  4. 4. Untangling the Web : Finding Your Forgotten Assets

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för datalogi och datorsystemteknik

    Author : Victoria Sigurdsson; [2018]
    Keywords : forgotten assets; web application; asset retrieval; security;

    Abstract : Background. In the years between 2016 and 2017, the number of attacks against web application increased by approximately 21.89 percent. The total recorded amount of incidents during 2017 was 6,502. READ MORE

  5. 5. Why is security still an issue? : A study comparing developers’ software security awareness to existing vulnerabilities in software applications

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Programvara och system

    Author : Lars Backman; [2018]
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    Abstract : The need for secure web applications grows ever stronger the more sensitive, personal data makes its’ way onto the Internet. During the last decade, hackers have stolen enormous amounts of data from high profile companies and social institutions. READ MORE