Ignorance Is Bliss
Even in the Web 2.0 day and age, there remain myriad Web application security myths. Some of the oldies but goodies persist (e.g., users will know when there's a virus or Trojan on their computer) to newer myths developed around Google search, social networking and Web browsers. With the preponderance of information about Web 2.0 security, it's easy to become overwhelmed. Here is our attempt to address some of the biggest lingering misconceptions about Web application security.