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Security in GWT

Hussein Baghdadi
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Joined: Nov 08, 2003
Posts: 3476

How much GWT are secure?
Do GWT applications protect us from XSS attacks? Any special steps are required?
Appreicate your kind help.
Robert Hanson
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Joined: May 11, 2007
Posts: 34
GWT compiles to JS, so it doesn't protect you any more than any other JS app.

There is actually a really good and fairly long article on the GWT site addressing this topic. It was authored by one of the members of the GWT team.

Robert Hanson
Co-Author GWT in Action
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Security in GWT
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