What is Information Leakage

This introduction to information leakage is a primer for what types of information you may encounter both from a security prospective and, within a security testing standpoint. Various methods of information leakage exist. These can be from documents posted online (PDF, Word Documents, etc.) to as benign as photos and even web page source code. This segment will ba an introduction to where you may look in order to discover information leakage and how you can limit the risks associated with this type of risk.