Website security top 10 lists

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These top ten lists highlight some of the common security issues and myths which designers, developers, operators and purchasers of website should consider. They are associated with some pages across the website.

Top 10 website security myths

There are many myths relating to website and web application security. This list includes some common misconceptions concerning why organisations think they already have a secure website.
Top 10 website security myths
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Top 10 security tips for website design

Website design encompasses the whole of the development lifecycle, from initial strategy and planning through to deployment, operation and management. This top 10 list is for the project instigators and champions - whoever is the lead on a project to create a new website or undertake a modification to an existing one.
Top 10 security tips for website design
90 kB PDF, 4 pages A4

Top 10 website security issues

Website security (also referred to as web application security, or webappsec) is a broad field, but most websites have common security issues that need to be addressed, regardless of the particular technologies used or functions deployed.
Top 10 website security issues
98 kB PDF, 4 pages A4

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