The Browser Hacker's Handbook
By Wade Alcorn, Christian Frichot, Michele Orru
Publisher: Wiley
Final Release Date: February 2014
Pages: 648

Browsers have never been more vulnerable.
Are you prepared?

The browser has essentially become the operating system of themodern era, and with that comes vulnerabilities on a scale not yetseen in IT security. The Browser Hacker’s Handbook,written by an expert team of browser hackers, is the first book ofits kind to offer a tutorial-based approach to understandingbrowser vulnerabilities and learning to defend your networks andcritical systems from potential attacks.

This comprehensive guide will show you exactly how hackerstarget browsers and exploit their weaknesses to establish abeachhead and launch attacks deep into your network. Fight backwith The Browser Hacker’s Handbook.

Learn to:

  • Exploit the most common vulnerabilities of Firefox®,Internet Explorer®, and Chrome™, as well as otherbrowsers
  • Leverage browsers as pivot points into a target’s networkwhen performing security assessments
  • Initiate—and maintain—control over a targetbrowser, giving you direct access to sensitive assets
  • Exploit weaknesses in browser plugins and extensions, two ofthe most vulnerable entry points for the browser
  • Use Inter-protocol Communication and Exploitation to furtherexploit internal network systems from the hooked browser

Visit the companion website at todownload all the code examples in this book.

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