Archive for the ‘Web Security’ Category

ProxyStrike 2.2 – Tool to Audit Web Applications

Web applications is getting more and more importance in the computer security field, this makes on a daily bases we have new scanners to help in finding bugs and vulnerabilities on web platforms. ProxyStrike is a tool that helps auditors to test the security of web application using several web requests that usually made by the [...]

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Top 5 Web Security Issues (Video)

Cyber attacks are taking several forms and here is a short video by GFI that describe web threats and the way to avoid being cybercriminals next target.

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Honeywell WebSite Open to XSS and More

Shadab Siddiqui a security researcher have just revealed several critical vulnerability at honeywell.com , redhat.com, pinterest.com, alshaya.com websites, cross site scripting vulnerability allows attacker to inject an iframe in the website to run a malicious script on visitors computers.  Also it is possible to conduct a click jacking attack where a hacker can use a [...]

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How to Improve Your Organization’s Web Security

One of the most dangerous and common threats to a company’s web security is unrestricted Internet access. In a well-intentioned but ill-advised attempt to show users they are trusted, or from the false assumption that restricting or monitoring Internet access is bad for morale and too much work, companies frequently prefer to rely on their [...]

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Google services for Handling and Cleaning Infected Websites

Usually if we say Google than many people would directly link this word to search engines or Gmail, but Today Google have many interesting services that concern any person who are using internet, here you can find a short video by Matt Cutts that dive deeply with malware detection services at Google, including what to [...]

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Naxsi Web Application Firewall module for Nginx

Nginx is getting more and more used by popular website, if we look at netcraft 9.63% of internet are today using nginx based webserver, this including huge websites such as Rambler, wordpress.com ,Sourceforge.net and vkontakte.ru. These website needs a big performance for serving millions of visitors daily if we talk about vontakte than it’s the [...]

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GFI Webmonitor Gateway with Multi-layered Security

System administrator’s main focus is protecting corporate information resources, one of major source of threats is Internet and we need to be very careful in dealing with unreliable access to Web resources, if we talk about security professionals than we usually have no issue as they understand risks and different online threats while this is [...]

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