OWASP TOP 10 Security RISKS For 2013
The OWASP or the Open Web Application Security Project's "top 10" has been designed to raise awareness about crucial security threats faced by organisations. The data is based on 8 companies specialising in application security out of which 4 are consulting firms and the rest are tool vendors.
The top 10 are selected on the basis of exploitability, detectability and impact estimate from over 500,000 vulnerabilities spanning over hundreds of organisations and thousands of applications. The purpose of which is to educate developers, designers, architects, managers and organisations regarding web application security weaknesses.
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This article is written by Dr.Sindhia Javed Junejo. She is one of the core members of RHA team.