ben hengst

NAME

String::Clean::XSS - Clean up for Cross Site Scripting (XSS)

SYNOPSIS

Clean strings to protect from XSS attacks.

EXAMPLES

   use String::Clean::XSS;
   
   my $stuff_from_user = '<script>bad stuff</script>';

   my $safe_login    = convert_XSS($stuff_from_user);
   # results in '&lt;script&gt;bad stuff&lt;/script&gt;'

   my $cleaned_login = clean_XSS($stuff_from_user);
   $ results in 'scriptbad stuff/script'

FUNCTIONS

clean_XSS

   clean_XSS( $string );

Removes angle brackets from the given string.

convert_XSS

   convert_XSS( $string );

Converts angle brackets to there HTML entities.

AUTHOR

ben hengst, <notbenh at CPAN.org>

BUGS

Please report any bugs or feature requests to bug-string-clean at rt.cpan.org, or through the web interface at http://rt.cpan.org/NoAuth/ReportBug.html?Queue=String-Clean. I will be notified, and then you'll automatically be notified of progress on your bug as I make changes.

SUPPORT

You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.

    perldoc String::Clean

You can also look for information at:

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

COPYRIGHT & LICENSE

Copyright 2007 ben hengst, all rights reserved.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.