Jeremiah Grossman’s team at WhiteHat Security has released an eyebrow raising report, the Website Security Statistics Report, on web site vulnerabilities. Over the next few weeks, we’re going to take a deep dive into that report and get some feedback from the team at WhiteHat to see what you can do to batten down the hatches on your site.
To get things started, here’s a taste of the report. The first number is truly startling: 81% of sites analyzed had a serious security vulnerability. Doesn’t make you feel too safe now, does it.
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