Securing client-side security is usually tied to tools like bot management or WAFs. After all, in 2021, web apps were the second most common attack vector for confirmed breaches according to data from the latest edition of Verizon’s Data Breach Investigation Report (DBIR). More importantly, among these confirmed web application breaches, vulnerability exploits have been shown to be among the top paths of execution. Code-level exploits, such as XSS or Magecart attacks, allow attackers to exfiltrate sensitive customer data through session hijacking, clickjacking, collecting credentials… you get the idea .
- From the user’s perspective, there is only one thing to analyze. Users download the packaged JS artifact and get the results within seconds.
The Contrast CLI already allows developers to check for vulnerable JS libraries before commits. With all of this in mind, Contrast users are able to test the full scope of their custom and third-party JS code through a single, centralized platform.
If you would like to learn more about how Contrast can cover your entire software stack, from front-end to back-end, please do not hesitate to contact us to schedule a demo and our team will be happy to assist you. to help.