Analysis and enforcement of web application security policies by joel howard willis weinberger a dissertation submitted in partial satisfaction of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy in computer science in the graduate division of the university of california, berkeley committee in. Master's thesis author: can zhu title: experimental study of vulnerabilities in a web application date: february 18, 2017 pages: vi + 44 major: mobile computing, services and security code: t-110 supervisor: professor tuomas aura as web services have become business critical components, it is. We explore the underlying concepts of such applications, and illustrate several important attacks that can be executed from the client side ultimately, the focus of this dissertation lies with the security of web sessions and session management mechanisms, an essential feature of every modern web application concretely. As web application firewalls for their resilience against sqli attacks each of the presented approaches covers a different aspect of security testing, eg the generation of test cases or the definition of test oracles, and in combination they provide a holistic approach the work presented in this dissertation. The thesis work was carried out as a private project with the main objective to find out the effectiveness of owasp zap, an open source web application security testing tool other objectives were to gain some knowledge in the area of web applica- tions development and testing web applications to find out the security. In the course of this thesis simoffice, an environment with trust-based access control for web services, was developed web services are gaining more and more importance as a technology to de- velop distributed, service-oriented applications with the growing number of services, especially within corporate networks, the. Elar is an experienced php developer who enjoys researching web attacks and security in estonian it college he wrote his diploma on php application layer attacks - mechanisms and protection and in tallinn university of technology his master thesis on web application security - hands-on training both schools.
Master thesis computer science a benchmark approach to analyse the security of web frameworks author: k reintjes, bsc [email protected] supervisor: prof dr mcjd van rails framework was so severe that many web applications had to be taken off-line temporarily, among which the dutch. Stealing confidential data ✦ an attacker tricks the user to register a malicious website as the e-mail protocol handler ✦ sending e-mails through this web application gives the attacker access to the content of the e-mail user tracking ✦ additional possibility to identify a user ✦ unique identifiers could be. In this thesis, the author attempt to design a process that will help web application development companies produce more secure services this is achieved by using a security standard relevant to the services these applications provide throughout the course of this thesis, the author attempts to highlight. It's an incredibly broad topic, so i'll try to cover this as best i can: 1 web application vulnerabilities, such as those found to be vulnerable to xss (eg, js injection), sqli, and occur in any language/framework that has not been properly im.
Application-specific vulnerabilities by fangqi sun bs (wuhan university) 2005 ms (wuhan university) 2007 dissertation submitted in partial satisfaction of the 11 overview of web application security this dissertation presents novel, practical program analyses to detect web application vulnerabilities. Applications tejeddine mouelhi to cite this version: tejeddine mouelhi testing and modeling security mechanisms in web applications software engi- neering [csse] institut national infinite thanks go to yves, for his help during my thesis, he was always there for me, to guide me and to answer my. Necessary security tests current thesis analyzes how to create and implement automatic security testing solution for skype web development team´s web applications so that possible attack attempts would stay as attempts it is researched, which open source security scanner would be wise to implement, considering there.
If the server allows and supports the “options” http request method, then with a reasonable level of certainty, we can conclude what the major version number is for a popular web server the “server” response header is no longer necessary to determine what a web server is running. Web application security 2005 milan kubala univerzita komenského v bratislave fakulta matematiky, fyziky a informatiky diplomová práca web application security diplomat: milan kubala diplomový vedúci: rndr jozef vyskoč bratislava 2005 čestne prehlasujem, že diplomovú prácu som. Today the internet is filled with various web applications one category of things that can cause a lot of problems are security holes some of them are due to programming mistakes, some due to inexperience, or in other ways failure to protect the system against harmful input part one of this thesis will look.
Security is not only one of the most important feature in software development but also a key point to gain user's trust the higher is security, the more trust users put on the application especially in web services, security plays a key role in reaching success for the application therefore, this thesis will focus. Taneously to leverage formal semantics that rule out large classes of design error to address this challenge, this dissertation presents two systems—hails and cowl—which respectively address the security issues web applications face on the server and in the browser hails is a server-side web framework that separates.
Improving security and privacy of integrated web applications a dissertation presented to the faculty of the school of engineering and applied science university of virginia in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree doctor of philosophy (computer engineering) by yuchen zhou may 2015. Following are the main contributions of this thesis: 1 the development of security policies for web applications this component shows how secure coding practices, when implemented properly, can provide secu- rity to web applications derivations of individual secure coding practices and secure design principles are. Securing web applications from application-level attack a thesis submitted to kent state university in partial fulfillment of the requirements functionalities and would focus less on security aspects this results in vulnerabilities in web applications vulnerabilities allow attacker to target these web.