Cross Site Scripting (XSS) Attack Tutorial with Examples, Types & Prevention

Cross Site Scripting (XSS)

A Complete Guide to Cross Site Scripting (XSS) Attack,  how to prevent it, and XSS testing.

Cross Site Scripting (XSS) is one of the most popular and vulnerable attacks which is known by every advanced tester. It is considered as one of the riskiest attacks for the web applications and can bring harmful consequences too. 

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HTML Injection Tutorial: Types & Prevention with Examples

HTML Injection

An In-depth look at HTML Injection:

To get a better perception of HTML Injection, firstly we should know what HTML is.

HTML is a markup language, where all the website’s elements are written in the tags. It is mostly being used for creating websites. Web pages are being sent to the browser in the form of HTML documents. Then those HTML documents are being converted into normal websites and displayed for the final users.

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JavaScript Injection Tutorial: Test and Prevent JS Injection Attacks on Website

JS injection

What is Javascript Injection?

Javascript is one of the most popular technologies and is most widely used for web pages and web applications.

It can be used for realizing different website functionalities. However, this technology can bring some security issues, which the developer and tester should be conscious about.

Javascript can be used not only for good purposes but for some malicious attacks too. One among that is Javascript Injection. The essence of JS Injection is to inject the Javascript code, that will be run from the client-side.

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Field Validation Table (FVT): A Test Design Technique for Field Validation

Field Validation Table

Introduction to Field Validation Table (FVT) test design technique:

In this digital world, “QUALITY” is the term that is more widely used in any industry.

Any organization for that matter always thinks and works on how quality can be ensured with their product or how a quality product can be delivered or how the quality of the product can be improvised? No matter whether it’s a customer or an end user or common people, everyone expects quality in whatever they buy.

The prime goal of any organization is to serve the business with good quality. 

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Email Validation Testing: How to Test the Email Functionality of an Application

Email Validation Testing

Today’s tutorial is all about testing email functionality of any application.

In most of the web and mobile applications, validating Email feature is considered as one of the most important parts of testing, to assure quality in Email component as well along with other components of the system.

Emails triggered under different scenarios are considered to be validated by checking for all its components which includes a template of Email, Links/buttons in the Email, From, To, Cc, Bcc fields, Attachments, Content as per Email notification, etc. 

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Parrot QA Tutorial: Cross Browser Functional Testing Tool Review

Parrot QA Review

Today’s tutorial is a hands-on review of Cross-Browser functional testing tool Parrot QA. This tool makes it easy to test your website without writing a line of code.

This tutorial will walk you through the whole platform. We’ll start with the simplest way to set up a website test, then cover testing more complex functionality.

You’ll find screenshots and an overview of both the QAmcorder (our Chrome extension for recording user flows) and of our mind map test management cloud app.

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Payment Gateway Testing: The Tester’s Hands-on Guide with Checklist

Payment Gateway testing guide

The Tester’s Guide to Payment Gateway Testing:

What are the payment processors?

As per Wikipedia, “A payment processor is a company (often a third party) appointed by a merchant to handle transactions from various channels such as credit cards and debit cards for merchant acquiring banks. The payment processor will both check the details received by forwarding them to the respective card’s issuing bank or card association for verification, and also carry out a series of anti-fraud measures against the transaction.”

Some common Payment Gateways are Braintree, Authorize.net, PayPal, Bluepay, Citrus Payments etc. 

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SOA Testing Tutorial: Testing Methodology For a SOA Architecture Model

SOA Test

SOA Testing Tutorial:

In this article, we are going to discuss the testing techniques for an SOA architecture.

Current day software are so versatile and prone to handle changing user expectations every now then, a standalone model is not useful.

There is where SOA fits right in as the solution.

That’s the reason why, a lot of companies are adapting or trying to adapt the SOA approach because of its advantages such as; Cost cutting, Business agility, easy maintenance etc. With the upcoming market full of SOA architecture, it becomes necessary for the Modern day testers to get a fair idea on the SOA testing.

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Protractor Testing Tool for End-to-end Testing of AngularJS Applications

Protractor testing tutorial

What is Protractor?

The Protractor is an automation testing tool for web applications testing; combining powerful technologies such as Jasmine, Selenium Webdriver, Node.js etc.

The Protractor testing tool is an end to end behavior-driven testing framework designed keeping Angular JS applications in mind. Even though that might sound like Protractor won’t work with non-angular JS applications, it does.

It works with both Angular and non-Angular JS applications equally well.

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How to Run Selenium WebDriver in Different Popular Browsers

Selenium Webdriver in different browsers

Selenium supports only web-based applications and to open them we need a browser. Selenium can support various browser for test automation.

In this tutorial, we will explain how to set up drivers for the different browsers available in the market.

In current industry, there are only three popular browsers which are widely used i.e. Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. However, Selenium supports other browsers as well. To execute our script on different browsers we need the driver of that browser. 

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