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Following The following sections describes describe the harmfulness impact of the XSS attack and the approaches how you can use to mitigate it.

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Cross Site Scripting (XSS) attacks use Web web applications to inject malicious scripts or a malicious payloadgenerally in the form of a client side script script, into trusted legitimate web applications. XSS Attackers can gain elevated access privileges to sensitive page content, session cookies, and a variety of other information with respect to web applications that are maintained by the web browser on behalf of the user.

Mitigating XSS attacks

Following are the approaches you You can use the following approach to mitigate XSS attacks. 

Mitigating using the XSS Valve