Thursday, 3 October 2019

Type of Web Attack: Phishing, SQL Injection, Cross Site Scripting

Type of Web Attack: (Phishing, SQL Injection, Cross Site Scripting)

There are 2 main type of Attack in Cyber Security.
1- Web Attack and
2- Network Attack


Type of Web Attack:

An attack through website is called web attack.

There are 3 type of web attack
1-Phishing, 2-SQL injection, 3-Cross Site Scripting

What is Phishing web attack?

An evil /fake website captures the trusted website.
A user type mibank.com   by mistake. And the original site is mybank.com.
Mibank.com website design is same as mybank.com and all the data entered by the user is recorded on the fake website.

What is SQL Injection Attack?

It is a code injection technique that is used in data driven application to inject the SQL commands.
Sql injection is a type of web attack that makes it possible to execute malicious SQL statements. These SQL command / statement can bypass the application security.

For example- 
we can bypass login web page security using SQL injection technique and retrieve the content of the entire SQL database. We can also use SQL Injection to add, modify, and delete records in the database.

Cross Site Scripting:

Cross site scripting it is a  technique in which we write a complex JavaScript code in a particular website. And when client open the website then JavaScript code that develop on site hit client Browser and record all recent data of client, that are  store in  client Browser and this process called cross site scripting.

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