CodeIgniter – why use xss_clean

Issue if I’m sanitizing my DB inserts, and also escaping the HTML I write with htmlentities($text, ENT_COMPAT, ‘UTF-8’) – is there any point to also filtering the inputs with xss_clean? What other benefits does it give? Solution xss_clean() is extensive,

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Does npm's package audit use OWASP?

Issue Does npms internal npm audit command use the OWASP security standards when assessing packages for vulnerabilities? Is there any background information on how npm’s packages get audited? Solution OWASP security standards, as its name suggests, is only a compilation

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ui-router resolve vs .run for security

Issue I am curious as to what others are doing in regards to route security for their applications. At first we implemented our security by calling our security service from the .run method in angular app.run(function ($rootScope, $state, SecuirtyService){ SecurityService.initSecurity().then(function(data){});

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Found 4 vulnerabilities on npm install

Issue I am just getting started with react-native. On installing this package npm install –save react-native-validator-form https://github.com/NewOldMax/react-native-validator-form/issues/3 I was prompted to npm audit and I was shown 4 vulnerabilities (listed above) After running the 2 helper commands, I was prompted

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