Scanning vs Pen Testing

For those intent on having top notch security measures in place, the question shouldn’t really be ‘automatic or manual pen testing?’ but rather ‘how much of each?’ A web application scanner, used to identify security vulnerabilities in your web applications does not replace an experienced penetration tester, rather it’s a valuable tool in their arsenal […]

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Troubleshooting tips for Apache, Part 1 – Verifying Apache HTTP Server Configuration and Version

Verify your Apache HTTP Server configuration Apache HTTP Server issues may also be a result of a misconfigured Apache httpd.conf configuration file. Going over the whole configuration file searching for typos may be a cumbersome task, but thankfully Apache provides a way to scan your httpd.conf file for any syntax errors. This can be done […]

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Acunetix to be represented at Middle East CIO Summit 2015

On 25th February, IDC are holding their annual two day CIO summit in Dubai. This year, Acunetix co-partner Comguard will be in attendance, along with Acunetix General Manager Christopher Martin to discuss with attendees how Acunetix web application vulnerability scanner can help in the defence against ever-rising levels of sophisticated hack attacks. The CIO Summit […]

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IT Consultants can now Create Scan Targets per Customer

Acunetix Online Vulnerability Scanner (OVS) allows you to configure child accounts from within your Acunetix OVS account, thereby delegating some scanning and reporting tasks. This is a great feature for enterprise administrators who need to delegate the security tasks for the company’s websites and front-end servers to multiple IT administrators or security personnel. A company […]

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