Web application security is the science of securing web and mobile applications from potential security threats that can cause wide variety of breaches, frauds and application downtime.
- Client side attacks – Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF), SQL Injection, XSS
- Backend/ database attacks – data theft and data loss
- Network based attacks – TLS/SSL based Man in the middle attacks
- Application level attacks and loopholes
- Social engineering attacks
- And many other threats