Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner v9, build 20131216 includes a new PCI 3.0 compliance report and several new tests

Acunetix to be Showcased at SC Congress Toronto

Acunetix will be exhibited at this year’s SC Congress in Toronto, Canada. The event will be held at the Metro Convention Centre in the North Building, on the 17th and 18th of June. Click here to register for Canada’s premier … [+]

Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner v9, build 20131216 includes a new PCI 3.0 compliance report and several new tests

How do I Upgrade to the Latest Build of Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner?

This is your step-by-step guide to installing the latest build of Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner (WVS). I am a user of Acunetix WVS and have a valid maintenance agreement Step 1 When Acunetix WVS is opened, it will notify you … [+]


Drop by the Acunetix Stand at OWASP AppSec EU 2014

Acunetix will be sponsoring and exhibiting at this year’s OWASP AppSec EU. The event will be held from 23rd till 26th June at Anglia Ruskin University’s Cambridge campus in the United Kingdom. OWASP is an open-source application security organization made … [+]


Analysis of an Intrusion: Backdoors

The concept of “Backdoor” has seen many interpretations during the relatively short history of the Internet. Microsoft defines Backdoors as “A hidden entrance to a computer system that can be used to bypass security policies”, and, in essence, that is … [+]


Vulnerable Network Devices: A Growing Concern

Network devices, except maybe firewalls, are not usually perceived as security sensitive assets. Manufacturers and users do not invest time in assessing the security state of routers and switches. IT admins, handling business IT infrastructures, are mainly concerned with uptime … [+]


Acunetix Exhibited at Infosecurity Europe 2014

Acunetix participated in this year’s Infosecurity event at Earls Court, London. Infosecurity Europe is considered to be the biggest free-to-attend information security event in Europe – and the 19th edition of this event held up to its reputation. From April … [+]

Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner v9, build 20131216 includes a new PCI 3.0 compliance report and several new tests

More Comprehensive Detection and Classification of Web Vulnerabilities with the Latest Version of Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner

Manipulation of JSON/XML Input, Google Web ToolkitTM support and new .NET 4.5 AcuSensor are just some of the new features available in the latest version of Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner. London, May 8, 2014 – Acunetix have just announced the launch … [+]


Build Secure Microsoft .NET Framework Web Apps Free of Vulnerabilities

Do you want the peace of mind that you’re delivering secure code free of vulnerabilities when building applications using the Microsoft .NET framework? Acunetix’s AcuSensor Technology is your answer. The .NET Framework is Microsoft’s comprehensive and consistent programming model for … [+]


Better scan results with CVSS, CVE and CWE

By adding these internationally adopted standards of classification, users of Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner will have a common language across their various security products resulting in an easier, more fluid remediation process. The most recent version of Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner … [+]

Misleading Reports of 0-Day in Acunetix WVS

Reports of a 0day vulnerability in Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner turn out to affect only an old version from 2012 which was subsequently fixed. A blog post has recently come to our attention that claims a successful attack against Acunetix … [+]