js-xss VS xss-filters

Compare js-xss vs xss-filters and see what are their differences.


Sanitize untrusted HTML (to prevent XSS) with a configuration specified by a Whitelist (by leizongmin)


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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing js-xss and xss-filters you can also consider the following projects:

DOMPurify - DOMPurify - a DOM-only, super-fast, uber-tolerant XSS sanitizer for HTML, MathML and SVG. DOMPurify works with a secure default, but offers a lot of configurability and hooks. Demo:

sanitize-html - Clean up user-submitted HTML, preserving whitelisted elements and whitelisted attributes on a per-element basis. Built on htmlparser2 for speed and tolerance

Retire.js - scanner detecting the use of JavaScript libraries with known vulnerabilities

showdown - A bidirectional Markdown to HTML to Markdown converter written in Javascript

SuperTokens Community - Open source alternative to Auth0 / Firebase Auth / AWS Cognito

openzeppelin-contracts - OpenZeppelin Contracts is a library for secure smart contract development.

Themis - Easy to use cryptographic framework for data protection: secure messaging with forward secrecy and secure data storage. Has unified APIs across 14 platforms.

KeeWeb - Free cross-platform password manager compatible with KeePass

smart-contract-best-practices - A guide to smart contract security best practices