We have added another check to the website audit tool in SEOprofiler that helps you to find security vulnerabilities on your web pages:
Your website probably has this vulnerability
If you link with the target=’_blank’ attribute to another website, the page you are linking to gains partial access to the linking page via the window.opener object.
To fix this problem, just add rel=”noopener” to your links. Example:
<a href="https://www.example.com" target="_blank" rel="noopener">
How to find this vulnerability on your web pages
The website audit tool in SEOprofiler automatically checks your web pages for these links. On the overview page, you can see how many pages on your website have this issue:
Click the ‘Details’ button to view all pages that contain these links. You can also see the exact links on the pages that have the problem.
Many more security checks
Among many other things, the website audit tool also checks the security settings of your web server:
In addition to this, the audit tool checks your website for things that influence the position of your web pages on Google and other search engines.
Check your website now
Checking your website is a matter of a few minutes. Create your SEOprofiler account now and check your website: