Security cheat sheet

Secure data storage in the browser


Secure data storage in a browser is quite a challenge. This cheat sheet explores the security properties of data storage mechanisms in the browser. It offers origin-based isolation as an alternative over the use of localStorage or sessionStorage. The cheat sheet also covers how to encrypt data for online or offline use. Also check out the code examples and live demo.

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This security cheat sheet is created by Pragmatic Web Security.
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