The Default WordPress Administrator Account Is In Use

Alert group: WordPress default “admin” account exists Acunetix WP Security Plugin test: During this test Acunetix looks for the default admin account in the WordPress user list. Repercussions: With the default WordPress administrator account active, a malicious user does not have to guess the username of other accounts with administrative permissions, thereby putting your WordPress security at […]

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Acunetix WVS v9, build 20131009 checks for HTML Injection, detection of weak passwords in Joomla! and Django

Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner version 9, build 20131009 includes checks for HTML Injection, and adds the detection of weak passwords in Joomla! and Django’s Administrative interfaces. In addition, the new build includes the detection of readme documentation files, together with various other updates and fixes. New Functionality Added a test looking for ReadMe documentation files. […]

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On the Increasing Popularity of JavaScript

Many people think of JavaScript as a way to create interactive and dynamic web pages. JavaScript gives visitors a great website experience across platforms and across browsers that can be adjusted and tweaked to fit the user’s device, interests, and history.  Plus it creates a more interactive web experience, responding to user actions with updates and […]

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