Nearest interesting security events to visit

Posted on 12 November 2016 in misc • Tagged with events, owasp, zn, yandex

November, 2016 is rich for security events.

There are will two in the same time! The first one is ZeroNights will take place in Russia, Moscow. I like it because it is focused on practical aspects of information security. This time there will be 3+ talks from our Yandex security …


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CSP Tester 2.0 released

Posted on 09 May 2016 in misc • Tagged with csp, csp-tester, release

Today I'm announcing the release of CSP Tester 2.0. This brings with it a few new features as well as bug fixes. The main focus of this release was Content Security Policy Level 2 support.

In addition to CSP2 support, the following changes have been made:

  • Simple mode form …

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CSP violation report aggregation using Nginx only

Posted on 24 April 2016 in misc • Tagged with csp, nginx

There is a powerful feature of Content Security Policy called Reporting. Web application owner can specify special URI via report-uri directive to which the user agent will send reports about policy violation. In testing environment it helps to find missed resource inclusions so with enforced policy your web application will …


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X-Frame-Options or CSP frame-ancestors?

Posted on 02 April 2016 in misc • Tagged with csp, ui-redressing, clickjacking

If you don't know about ClickJacking (UI Redressing) attack you can read the relevant article on OWASP website.

There are two main ways to prevent ClickJacking: frame breaking script and X-Frame-Options header (see RFC 7034). While first one is technologically flawed solution the second one is good enough in the …


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OWASP Russia MeetUp #4 tomorrow!

Posted on 16 March 2016 in misc • Tagged with owasp

The first OWASP Russia MeetUp in 2016 will take place in Yandex office (Moscow) tomorrow, the 17th of March. The event will focus on mobile security. Hurry up and register! We have a few amount of invitations.


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