[Owasp-testing] Brainstorming about the new Index

Matteo Meucci matteo.meucci at gmail.com
Fri Oct 13 06:38:19 EDT 2006


Perfect.
Thank you Stefano, I've added:
4.4.4 Directory traversal/file include

What about your second idea...where can we insert this item?

Mat

On 10/13/06, Stefano Di Paola <wisec at wisec.it> wrote:
> Just a couple of things that come to my mind (thanks to Matteo and
> Alberto)...
>
> Data Validation Testing chapter misses a little par. about
> directory traversal/local file include and remote file include.
>
> Another point is about athentication and authorization chapter, on pages
> which miss to exit on a redirection when they find the login/passwd are
> wrong.
> An example below in Php:
> <?
> if(islogged())
> header("Location : redir.php")
> // without exit and then login page follows
> logged-in code..-.
> ?>
>
> Maybe in this cases a paragraph is worth writing to cover the issue and
> to point out the use of command line raw requests like curl and related.
>
> Stefano
>
>
>
> On gio, 2006-10-12 at 11:51 +0200, Matteo Meucci wrote:
> > Yes,
> > I think you are right: this paragraph already exists.
> > look at:
> > (http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Testing_Guide_v2_Table_of_Contents)
> > 4.6 Data Validation Testing 0% TD
> > 4.6.1 Cross site scripting 0% TD
> > 4.6.1.1 Incubated attacks 0% TD
> >
> > Ariel may be says that Incubated attacks are a combination of SQL Inj
> > and XSS, but we can reasonably affirm that is a particular XSS attack.
> > In the same paragraph we can show an example that how a XSS Inc Attack
> > works exploiting an SQL Inj vulnerability.
> > Right?
> >
> > Mat
> >
> >
> >
> > On 10/12/06, Eoin <eoinkeary at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > > incubated attacks are important enough to warrant a section under XSS. It is
> > > another varient of XSS.
> > > Metteo what do you think?
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > On 11/10/06, Ariel Waissbein <wata.34mt at coresecurity.com> wrote:
> > > > Hi all,
> > > >
> > > > my first post and 2 cents here:
> > > >
> > > > I guess we should make a difference between the techniques of unit
> > > > testing and the results of UT. Even if UT can be used to... e.g.,
> > > > discover BO or SQL-injection vulns.
> > > >
> > > > Although, I noticed that there is an Appendix for fuzzing which is
> > > > another technique for discovering (some) vulnerabilities.
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > A new question: imagine the following situation: The pen tester
> > > > discovers a SQL-injection vulnerability in a webapp he is auditing. This
> > > > vuln. allows him to store some javascript in the Db and therefore
> > > > perpetrate a XSS attack (incubated) on the users of this webapp.  My
> > > > question is where do we describe this attacks? (I think they are
> > > > important enough to be included somewhere.)
> > > >
> > > > Cheers,
> > > > Ariel
> > > >
> > > > Eoin Keary wrote:
> > > > > Hi,
> > > > >
> > > > > Question:
> > > > > Do we want to get into Unit Testing and SDLC methodology in this guide?
> > > > > I thought they would be more suite to Andrews dev guide or the code
> > > > > review project.
> > > > > unit testing is related to testing small blocks of a syaytem
> > > > > individually and hence a development phase done prior to system and
> > > > > integration testing.
> > > > > The Guide currently focuses on penetration testing which is "After the
> > > > > Fact" testing and not really one until the system in developed.
> > > > >
> > > > > What y'all think?
> > > > >
> > > > > Eoin
> > > > >
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> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > > Eoin Keary OWASP - Ireland
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