Acunetix announces Chris Martin as new CEO

CEO Nick Galea to preside over Acunetix as Chairman London, UK – September 2016 – Acunetix is delighted to announce the appointment of Chris Martin as its new CEO, effective 1st September 2016. Chris was promoted from his position as General Manager and is to take over from Nick Galea, who will be presiding over […]

Read More →

Visit Acunetix at Gitex Technology Week 2016

Acunetix will be present at the 36th Gitex Technology Week in partnership with regional distributors EMT Technology Distribution and Bulwark Technologies to be held at the Dubai World Trade Center. With IT spending in the Middle East projected to reach US $212.9 billion in 2016, a 3.7 percent increase from 2015, GITEX Technology Week as the largest regional […]

Read More →

Bulwark signs distribution agreement with Acunetix

Specialized Security VAD to distribute and promote Acunetix Vulnerability Scanning software London, UK – September 2016 – Acunetix, the pioneer in web application security, has signed a distribution agreement with Bulwark Technologies. Under this agreement, Bulwark’s channel partners will offer the vendor’s web application security solutions to enterprise customers across the Middle East. As cyber […]

Read More →

it-sa 2016 – IT Security Congress and Expo

Acunetix will be exhibiting at it-sa for the second year running, in partnership with VOQUZ. it-sa is the only IT security exhibition in the German-speaking region and one of the most important worldwide events. Whether cloud computing, IT forensics, data security or hosting, the exhibition is a unique platform for IT security officers, developers and […]

Read More →

Acunetix to exhibit at Appsec USA 2016

Acunetix together with Winmill Software will be exhibiting at Appsec USA 2016 to be held on the 13th and 14th October 2016, in Washington DC, USA. OWASP’s 13th Annual AppSecUSA Security Conference is the premier application security conference for developers and security experts. Visitors can hear inspirational talks from YouTube’s Favorite Hacker, Former DHS NCSD Director […]

Read More →

33% of websites and webapps are vulnerable to XSS

Cross-site Scripting (XSS) is a much talked-about type of injection vulnerability that occurs on the client-side (that is, in a user’s browser). It occurs, predominantly through the use of JavaScript due to its prevalence in most browsing experiences. Cross-site Scripting can be classified into four major categories – Stored XSS, Reflected XSS, DOM-based XSS and […]

Read More →

Second Web App Security Report by Acunetix shows 55% of websites have severe vulnerabilities (& rising)

Vulnerabilities grow by 9% in past 12 months as companies demand faster application release cycles London, UK – August 2016 – Acunetix, the pioneer in automated web application security software, announces its annual Web App Security Report 2016. Statistics reveal that high-severity vulnerabilities are on the rise and are now present in the majority of […]

Read More →