Last Updated on 08/11/2021 by OTC
Web form security — the set of tools and practices intended to protect web forms from attacks and abuse — is one of the most critical aspects of overall website security. Web forms allow users to interact with your site and enable a lot of useful functionality. However, once a user can interact with your site to do something useful there is a new attack surface for a hacker to exploit.
To help you get the usability benefits of web forms while limiting the security risks we’ve created this list of best practices for web form security.