API Security — Broken Object Level Authorization: Attack and Defense

What is OWASP?

The 2019 API Security Guidelines:

Broken Object Level Authorization:

The Scenario:

The API Endpoint:

GET https://mysecretproducts.io/products/37128
product id

The Problem:

The Attack:

Burp Suite — Intruder — Sniper Mode

The Mitigation:

The Prevention:


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