Cross-site request forgery: Webforms

Working through a legacy application that needs to post data using jQuery ajax to a controller service endpoint that validates against valid against crsf tokens

Find the master page

  • Embed the appropriately generated text/html with this helper method <%= AntiForgery.GetHtml() %>


<%= AntiForgery.GetHtml() %>

Render as

Send the token with the ajax POST request

  • Grab the token "__RequestVerificationToken": $("input[name^=__RequestVerificationToken]").first().val() and stick it in the header of the request under the special header name of __RequestVerificationToken

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