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Welcome to our INFO2009 resource for the 2011-12 coursework. We hope to provide you, through this website, with the tools and knowledge required to create a secure web service or application, and to understand the types of vulnerabilities that may be exploited to compromise your site. We have also created some interactive examples for you to try out some common exploits yourself, and to illustrate the importance of a secure password.

Topic Areas

Why Security Matters Password Security Cross-Site Scripting SQL Injection Other Security Considerations Security Checklist Conclusion and References