Testing Web Security: Assessing the Security of Web Sites and Applications / Edition 1

Testing Web Security: Assessing the Security of Web Sites and Applications / Edition 1

by Steven Splaine, Splaine
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471232815

ISBN-13: 9780471232810

Pub. Date: 10/11/2002

Publisher: Wiley

  • Covers security basics and guides reader through the process of testing a Web site.
  • Explains how to analyze results and design specialized follow-up tests that focus on potential security gaps.
  • Teaches the process of discovery, scanning, analyzing, verifying results of specialized tests, and fixing vulnerabilities.

Overview

  • Covers security basics and guides reader through the process of testing a Web site.
  • Explains how to analyze results and design specialized follow-up tests that focus on potential security gaps.
  • Teaches the process of discovery, scanning, analyzing, verifying results of specialized tests, and fixing vulnerabilities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471232810
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/11/2002
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
9.25(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.76(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments.

Foreword.

Preface.

PART ONE: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE BOOK.

Introduction.

PART TWO: PLANNING THE TESTING EFFORT.

Test Planning.

PART THREE: TEST DESIGN.

Network Security.

System Software Security.

Client-Side Application Security.

Server-Side Application Security.

Sneak Attacks: Guarding Against the Less-Thought-of Security Threats.

Intruder Confusion, Detection, and Response.

PART FOUR: TEST IMPLEMENTATION.

Assessment and Penetration Options.

Risk Analysis.

Epilogue.

PART FIVE: APPENDIXES.

Appendix A: An Overview of Network Protocols, Addresses, and Devices.

Appendix B: SANS Institute Top 20 Critical Internet Security Vulnerabilities.

Appendix C: Test-Deliverable Templates.

Additional Rsources.

Index.

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