Posts Tagged ‘Web Security’

Watcher Web passive vulnerability scanner

Web applications are one of the most targeted systems as they are directly exposed to internet. There is no web server without serious vulnerabilities, it is enough that you open exploit DB where you will find how it is simple to exploit vulnerable CMS or web applications. Hackers are often searching and having those bugs [...]

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OWASP published 2013 Top 10 Vulnerabilities

The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) have published the top 10 most dangerous vulnerabilities in web-applications for 2013. This release comes to raise awareness about application security by identifying some of the most critical risks facing organizations. The OWASP Top 10 for 2013 is based on 8 datasets from 7 firms that specialize in [...]

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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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Several Zero-Days on Latest WordPress CMS

WordPress CMS is now open to several vulnerabilities that allow an attacker to conduct SQL injection and run a malicious javascript on visitor’s machine over a cross site scripting bug. Actually the bug exist during the installation process so in order to take control on the remote webserver there are  condition required which an incomplete [...]

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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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