Techniques for preventing web-based attacks (Recommendation no. X.1211)

26 Sep 2014


Principles and Recommendations

Recommendation ITU-T X.1211 describes techniques that can mitigate web-based attacks which occur when the vulnerabilities of the website hosts are exploited and malicious code is introduced that can infect a user’s computer. Several appendices illustrate how the attacks can occur as well as remediation steps.