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webapp-owasp-top10-xee | Level: Easy | Total Lab Runs: 0 | Premium Lab |
OWASP Top 10 is an awareness document, which outlines the most critical security risks to web applications. Pentesting is performed according to the OWASP TOP 10 standard to reduce/mitigate the security risks.
In the exercise, we will focus on OWASP A4 XML External Entities (XEE) flaws and we will take a look at how to exploit the XXE vulnerability on Mutillidae web application.
Objective: Perform XXE attack on Mutillidae application.
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