Caffeinemonkey: Automated Collection, Detection And Analysis Of Malicious Javascript presented at Blackhat USA 2007

by Daniel Peck,

Tags: Security Analysis

Summary : The web browser is ever increasing in
its importance to many organizations. Far from its origin as an
application for fetching and rendering HTML, today’s web browser offers
an expansive attack surface to exploit. All the major browsers now
include full-featured runtime engines for a variety of interpreted
scripting languages, including the popular JavaScript. The web
experience now depends more than ever on the ability of the browser to
dynamically interpret JavaScript on the client.