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OWASP Online Test

Topics Covered

  • Dynamic Testing – XSS
  • Cross-site Request Forgery
  • iOS Security - Information leakage
  • Secure Storage of Sensitive Details

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  • Information Security Analyst
  • IT Security Architect

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When validating the fix for a CSRF vulnerability, which of the below specification of anti-csrf token would you consider to be weak?

    • Generated using java.math.Random

    • Generated unique per request

    • Generated unique per session

    • Generated with 128 bits of entropy


When an application needs to use the authentication based on database tables, among the below combination of algorithms (for hashing & salt generator), which is the secure way to store the hashed passwords in the database?

    • SHA-1 & rand()

    • Argon2 & srand()

    • Scrypt & CSPRNG

    • None of the mentioned


“Mytrip” travel website has planned to launch a chat functionality in their application for customers to chat with the support executive. As a security expert, what will be your recommendation to implement a secure way of communication?

    • Using base64 encoding

    • Using PGP

    • Using perfect forward secrecy

    • Requiring a valid username/ password

Test details:

OWASP skill assessment test will evaluate a candidate's practical knowledge and will identify whether the candidate is ready to be employed. OWASP skill test can be taken online by candidates from anywhere in the comfort of their time zone.
OWASP pre-employment test may contain MCQ's (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQ's (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blank, Descriptive, Whiteboard Questions, Audio / Video Questions, True or False.

Test Duration: 20 minutes

10 Application Questions

Test description:

The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a not-for-profit group that helps organizations to develop, purchase, and maintain software applications which can be further trusted. OWASP helps to seek and educate the developers, designers, architects and business owners about the risks associated with the most common Web application security vulnerabilities.  The OWASP supports both commercial and security products which help the information technology professionals to network and build the expertise. 
OWASP online test helps technical recruiters and hiring managers to assess candidate’s ability to work on OWASP guidelines while implementing IT security systems. OWASP assessment test is created & validated by experienced industry experts to assess & hire information security analyst as per the industry standards.

OWASP skill test helps to screen the candidates who possess traits as follows: 

1.  Experience with OWASP testing guide / open source security testing methodology
2.  Proficient understanding of OWASP security principles
3.  Investigating and resolving security-related issues
4.  Implementing and testing of IT security systems

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