Node.js Security

October 10, 2017 superadmin 0

Everyone knows how security is very important to our application. So i have put together this checklist to help you guide through the must have security checks before your application is enabled to thousands of users. Use TLS ( Transport Layer Security) If you transmits sensitive data, use Transport Layer Security (TLS) to secure the connection and the data. TLS encrypts data before it is sent from the client to the server, thus preventing some common (and easy) hacks. Disable X-Powered-By header: If you don’t want to use Helmet, then at least disable the X-Powered-By header. Attackers can use this [...]