The Tangled Web: A Guide to Securing Modern Web Applications


The Tangled Web: A Guide to Securing Modern Web Applications

“Thorough and comprehensive coverage from one of the foremost experts in browser security.”
–Tavis Ormandy, Google Inc.

Modern web applications are built on a tangle of technologies that have been developed over time and then haphazardly pieced together. Every piece of the web application stack, from HTTP requests to browser-side scripts, comes with important yet subtle security consequences. To keep users safe, it is essential for developers to confidently navigate this landscape.