[whatwg] Clickjacking and CSRF

Sigbjørn Vik sigbjorn at opera.com
Fri Feb 20 07:22:39 PST 2009

On Fri, 20 Feb 2009 16:00:09 +0100, Giorgio Maone <g.maone at informaction.com> wrote:

> Sigbjørn Vik wrote, On 20/02/2009 15.46:
>> There is currently little protection against clickjacking, the  
>> x-frame-options is the first attempt.
> Nope, it's the second and weakest:
> http://hackademix.net/2008/10/08/hello-clearclick-goodbye-clickjacking/
> http://noscript.net/faq#clearclick

I stand corrected. I was thinking too narrow-mindedly, from a browser vendor perspective. Frame busting is another existing alternative.

Sigbjørn Vik
Quality Assurance
Opera Software

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