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April 16, 2021 - Ensighten

How Can You Defend Against Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Attacks?

XSS is based on client-side code injection: attackers insert malicious scripts into a legitimate application, which then piggybacks onto the altered script within the user’s web browser. These...
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February 16, 2021 - Ensighten

Client-side Attacks: What They Are and How to Prevent Them

The biggest risk of a client-side attack is a major data breach. According to the Ponemon 2020 Data Breach Cost Study, the average data breach fines and recovery costs total at $3.86 million on...
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December 17, 2020 - Ensighten

Top 5 Cyber Threats to 2021 Consumers

2020 has been anything but normal and has in many instances changed our lives for the foreseeable future. Many businesses have hinted that they are seriously considering a work-from-home first...
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December 15, 2020 - Ensighten

Why 56% of Data Breaches Go Unnoticed for Months

Safeguarding data is a continual process fraught with challenges and a breach in the protection of that data can have major repercussions. Detecting and reporting a breach in a timely manner is...
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November 11, 2020 - Ensighten

How Third-Party Libraries Can Expose Your Site to Web Skimming Attacks

For many people within the US, September 21 was the last day of summer, ushering in the season for the most active shopping periods of the year. November will see both Black Friday and Cyber Monday...
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November 9, 2020 - Ensighten

How You Can Leverage Twitter Alerts for Threat Intelligence

Web skimming as an attack vector is continually developing. The scripts are becoming more complex, the methods of infection are becoming more sophisticated and the use of unique obfuscation is...