Web Cache Poisoning Attacks.

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Web Cache Poisoning is an attack against the integrity of an intermediate Web cache repository, in which genuine content cached for an arbitrary URL is replaced with spoofed content. Users of the Web cache repository will thus consume spoofed content instead of a genuine one when requesting this URL through the Web cache.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEncyclopedia of Cryptography and Security
EditorsHenk C. A. Van Tilborg, Sushil Jajodia
Place of PublicationBoston, MA
PublisherSpringer US; Imprint: Springer
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-4419-5906-5
ISBN (Print)978-1-4419-5905-8
StatePublished - 2011


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