PCI (Payment Card Industry Security Standard)_Req 6.5.1

PCI (Payment Card Industry Security Standard)

Develop and maintain secure systems and applications

Req 6.5.1

6.5.1 Injection flaws particularly SQL injection. Also consider OS command injection LDAP and XPath injection flaws as well as other injection flaws.

Injection flaws particularly SQL injection are a commonly used method for compromising applications. Injection occurs when user-supplied data is sent to an interpreter as part of a command or query. The attacker’s hostile data tricks the interpreter into executing unintended commands or changing data and allows the attacker to attack components inside the network through the application to initiate attacks such as buffer overflows or to reveal both confidential information and server application functionality. Information should be validated before being sent to the application-for example by checking for all alpha characters mix of alpha and numeric characters etc.


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