[Esapi-user] cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attack

Kevin W. Wall kevin.w.wall at gmail.com
Fri Apr 9 22:50:42 EDT 2004

On Tue, Aug 23, 2011 at 2:40 AM, ashish kumar gautam
<gautamashishkumar at gmail.com> wrote:
> hi.....
> i am not able to create csrftoken and find the following error message .
> [Tue Aug 23 11:47:29 IST 2011] [Error] potential cross-site request forgery
> (CSRF) attack thwarted (user:<anonymous>, ip:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:1,
> uri:/csrfgurdtest/tag.jsp, error:required token is missing from the request)
> [Tue Aug 23 11:47:29 IST 2011] [Info] CsrfGuard skipping redirect token
> injection for location /Owasp.CsrfGuard.Test/error.html

We are not going to be able to help you if you don't describe the
context of what
you are trying to do and at least show us a code snippet of HOW you
are attempting to
do it.

And also, are you using OWASP CSF Guard (a separate OWASP project) or ESAPI?
And, if ESAPI, what version?

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