Our white paper discusses the following key topics:
- How cookies work
- Attributes of cookies
- Session cookies
- Analyzing sessions
- Cookie prefixes
The white paper gives special attention to options for protecting and hiding cookie sessions, as well as examining cookie attributes in terms of security. All the components of the cookies that might make an attack surface are discussed, with possible attacks, their effects, and methods of protection. It concludes by suggesting extra measures for a secure session.
This Whitepaper is jointly authored by Ziyahan Albeniz, Sven Morgenroth and Umran Yildirimkaya.