Q & A: Web Application Security

Question and Answer on Help Net Security; Web Application Security with Robert Abela, Acunetix Technical Manager.  In this interview, Robert discusses: web applicaiton attack vectors the impact of Cross-Site Scripting advice on securing web applications Question and Answer on Help Net Security; Web Application Security with Robert Abela, Acunetix Technical Manager.  In this interview, we […]

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Acunetix Publishes PCI Compliance Guide

The paper aims to help companies meet impending PCI requirements London, UK – May 30, 2007 – Businesses that rely on payment by credit cards are required to comply with the PCI security standards by September 2007. Non compliance could result in loss of merchant account, severe fines and lawsuits. In view of these new […]

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The Payment Card Industry Compliance

Securing both Merchant and Customer data This white paper introduces the Payment Card Industry Compliance standard, and the security threats which brought about the need to standardize the data protection of both merchants and customers. The internet is no longer just a source of information, but it is a trading universe where thousands of credit […]

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Are AJAX applications vulnerable to Hack Attacks?

This paper reviews AJAX technologies with specific reference to JavaScript and Ajax Security.  It briefly documents the kinds of vulnerability classes that should raise security concerns among developers, website owners and the respective visitors. The proposed solution suggests auditing AJAX and JavaScript based applications with a web vulnerability scanner that not only parses the HTML […]

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70% of websites at immediate risk of being hacked!

Acunetix reveals latest statistics based on one year of conducting web application scans Kirkland, Washington – February 12, 2007 – Businesses and non-commercial entities have much to consider when it comes to securing their web applications and the data they keep on customers and patrons. Acunetix, a leading vendor of web application security solutions, today revealed […]

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PHP and SQL Security

This white paper looks at some of the issues that should be considered every time a PHP script is written. Problems such as SQL Injections, Directory Traversal and other technical vulnerabilities, with well-designed code and some basic security experience, can be eliminated entirely. Click here to read the PHP and SQL Security whitepaper

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