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Defending against directory traversal

Defending against directory traversal: CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) Cert Prep: 1 Threats, Attacks, and Vulnerabilities
Defending against directory traversal: CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) Cert Prep: 1 Threats, Attacks, and Vulnerabilities

Another common web application security flaw is the directory traversal attack. This attack allows an attacker to manipulate the file system structure on a web server. In this video, learn how directory traversal attacks jeopardize the security of web applications.

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