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What is Cross Site Scripting or XSS?

Cross-Site scripting is one of the best know attack. Any web application that displays input is at risk. In this Web 2.0 time this attack can be easy to do.
I think the name “cross site” is confusing. It’s easy to hear that and think it involves code on one website attacking code on another website. That’s not what it is. Not to mention its unfortunate “true” acronym.