With zero knowledge in Web Application Security, I have no choice but to choose Security as my Research Study. The starting point is very difficult and challenging. There are my terms I need to understand and know how it is work. Apart from the technical terms, I now can proudly say that I know the type of attacks & web vulnerability.
Cross-site scripting, SQL Injection, Denial of Service and Access Control Management are some of the well-known security attacks.
A "white-hat hacker" is normally called as Penetration Tester, in which they trying to attack the websites in order to assess it's security level.
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