FAQ: OWASP Top 10 - XML External Entities (XML)

This community-built FAQ covers the “XML External Entities (XML)” exercise from the lesson “OWASP Top 10”.

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(Beta) User Authentication & Authorization in Express

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XML External Entities (XML) was a category that had naming and scoping changes in 2021. It is now under the category of: Security Misconfiguration. I think the title has a typo and should be labeled: XML External Entities (XXE)

Also, there wasn’t a Codecademy Forum for Sensitive Data Exposure so I will add this here as well…

Sensitive Data Exposure was a category that had naming and scoping changes in 2021. It is now under the category of: Cryptographic Failures

ar those links free owasp and open source is it free to download the files