Saturday, December 11, 2010
Top 5 Security Threats in HTML5
HTML4 was introduced in 1997. Recently, with the introduction of new features, HTML5 also brings with it potential security vulnerabilities. This isn't to say that HTML5 is "flawed," but that there will be new attack vectors for hackers to exploit. Some originate from elements of the standard itself, some from implementations of the standard in each browser, and some from the care that developers do (or do not) take in building their HTML5 code.