Securing Web Applications: Strategies, Countermeasures, and Implications of Cyber Threats

  • Ashish Saroha Bharath Polytechnic College, Thiruvanchery

Abstract

As web applications continue to play a pivotal role in our interconnected world, the threat landscape evolves, necessitating comprehensive defensive strategies. This article explores proactive methods for fortifying web applications, including security-by-design principles, Web Application Firewalls (WAFs), and regular software updates. The discussion extends to confrontational tactics, emphasizing the importance of incident response plans, behavioral analysis, and robust user authentication. By examining the consequences of web application attacks, such as data breaches, service disruptions, and reputational damage, the article underscores the critical need for organizations to prioritize cybersecurity. The holistic approach outlined here aims to equip developers, security professionals, and decision-makers with the knowledge needed to defend against the ever-growing menace of web application attacks.

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Published
2023-12-21
How to Cite
SAROHA, Ashish. Securing Web Applications: Strategies, Countermeasures, and Implications of Cyber Threats. Journal of Advanced Research in Networking and Communication Engineering, [S.l.], v. 6, n. 2, p. 13-17, dec. 2023. Available at: <http://www.thejournalshouse.com/index.php/adr-networking-communication-eng/article/view/976>. Date accessed: 18 july 2024.