Microsoft to issue third fix for XSS filter in IE8 that can be exploited to launch cross-site scripting attacks on Web sites.
Free tool helps Web developers analyze their site for a variety of cross-site vulnerabilities.
The bounty for cross-site scripting bugs on Google Accounts, for instance, more than doubles to $7,500. The cash rewards tied to Gmail and Google Wallet get hefty bumps, too.
The NoScript add-on will give you some extra control and protection against malicious scripts and ads.
This free add-on simplifies script writing to bring more power to your browsing.
But fix for SharePoint cross-site scripting hole will not be part of these Patch Tuesday fixes, Microsoft says.
A cross-site scripting vulnerability that could have allowed attackers to hijack Google Buzz accounts was quickly patched Tuesday after it was made public.
Cross-site scripting attacks are being used on blog sites now.