In the headlines: mSpy, Friend Finder and more

mSpy surveillance service hacked In a somewhat ironic turn of events, mSpy, a provider of software allowing people to track others such as their children or spouses, has admitted to suffering a data breach. The news emerged through the Krebs on Security blog by security expert Brian Krebs, who was anonymously directed to the data […]

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Telstra reveals Pacnet succumbs to SQLi attack

Telstra, Australia‚Äôs largest telephone operating company, revealed yesterday that its internal corporate network Pacnet had been compromised via an SQL Injection attack. So far it is not yet known what exactly was taken from the network, but it is clear that the perpetrators had complete access to the corporate network, including email and admin systems. […]

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Genericons DOM-based XSS Vulnerability

Hundreds of WordPress themes and plugins that make use of the Genericons package, could be vulnerable to a DOM-based XSS vulnerability affecting millions of WordPress installations. Genericons are versatile vector icons embedded in a webfont from Automattic (the creators of WordPress). The vulnerability resides in the examples.html file included in the Genericons package by default. […]

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How to configure a Free Scan Target in Acunetix OVS

Acunetix OVS users can configure Free Scan Targets which can be scanned for network vulnerabilities. These can be easily added to your Acunetix OVS account. Login to Acunetix OVS from https://ovs.acunetix.com From Scan Targets, select Add Scan Target Configure the new scan target If you are a customer, select “Free Scan Target (Network Scans Only)” […]

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What is a “Free Scan Target”?

A “Free Scan Target” is a network server that can be configured in Acunetix OVS and which can be scanned for network vulnerabilities. During the trial, Acunetix OVS users can configure up to 3 scan targets to test Acunetix. These Scan Targets will be automatically converted to Free Scan Targets after the Acunetix OVS trial […]

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