Please contact our support team who will evaluate the situation and escalate accordingly.
The Scan Target’s hostname or IP address can be altered before the scan target has been scanned. Once a scan target has been scanned, the hostname / IP address of the Scan Target will be locked and cannot be altered. All the other Scan Target options can be altered at any time.
A Scan Target can only be deleted prior to it being scanned. Once a scan target has been scanned, it cannot be deleted – the deletion option will be greyed out.
A Scan Target is a web site or a server that is hosted on the internet that you would like to scan for security vulnerabilities using Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner (Online Version).
What is Universal Cross-site Scripting (UXSS)? Common cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks target websites or web applications that are vulnerable to XSS, because of inadequate development of client-side or server-side code. These attacks have the vulnerable web page as main prerequisite, and their effect is always revolving around the user session on the vulnerable web page […]
We’ve all seen it. Apathy and disinterest are the name of the game with web security until a business deal is threatened, a data breach occurs, or an auditor reports something negative to the board and management is called on it. Then, out of nowhere, strong support for security suddenly appears. Breaches and related web […]
Web-based security threats are a popular topic and you can easily find related information, including on cross-site scripting and one of its important flavors, Blind XSS. However, although this information is usually delivered at a high level of detail, the description of the possible targets of such an attack is quite slim and commonly refers […]
Have you ever noticed that many people aren’t motivated to do things until there’s a pressing need that’s often personal in nature? It’s the way the world works. In fact, the fear of loss and the desire for gain are the two driving forces behind most decisions we make. This is especially obvious when it […]
MALTA, March 6, 2014 — Acunetix today announced the launch of Online Vulnerability Scanner. Combining the benefits of an online solution with Acunetix’ advanced scanning and crawling technology, Acunetix OVS is meant for businesses of any size that want to protect their critical websites, web applications and web servers from potential hacking attacks. The need […]
Hackers exploit vulnerable systems – and unprepared individuals – to access trade and commercial secrets, damage or gain control of national assets of strategic importance, publicly embarrass top brands, and wreak general havoc with considerable financial, social and economic repercussions. Yet, notwithstanding the barrage of alarming statistics coming our way and the plethora of tools […]