Discover XSS Security Flaws by Fuzzing with Burp Suite, Wfuzz & XSStrike

Cross-site scripting is one of the most common vulnerabilities found on the web today, with repercussions of this type of flaw ranging from harmless defacement to sensitive data exposure. Probing for XSS can be tedious and time-consuming for an attacker, but luckily there are tools available to make things a little easier, including Burp Suite, Wfuzz, and XSStrike. Fuzzing Overview Fuzzing is a technique used to test applications for security flaws in an automated fashion. The fuzzer, a piece of software designed to test for these flaws, provides malformed or random data as input to a... more