Acunetix Joins the WIVET Assessment Leaders

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How Acunetix Compares with Other Web Application Scanners

February 21, 2014 - 08:29am

Acunetix is once again confirmed as one of the leaders in web application scanning with a 100% detection accuracy and 0% false positives for Reflected Cross-Site Scripting and SQL Injection vulnerabilities, together with a leading WIVET assessment score. In the ... [+]


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

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

Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner version 9, build 20131216 includes a new compliance report to cover the latest version of the PCI DSS Regulations. In addition, this new build checks for several vulnerabilities in various systems including Ruby on Rails, Zend … [+]

New security tests added to Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner

New Security Checks Added to Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner

The latest build of Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner includes a lot of changes and new security tests. Here is a short summary of the most interesting tests we’ve just added. 1. Vulnerable JavaScript libraries Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner can now identify … [+]

US Roadshow

USA Roadshow and OWASP AppSec 2013

Acunetix, organized a series of free workshops in St. Louis and New York City in November 2013. This culminated in Acunetix’s participation at OWASP AppSec USA – the premier North American OWASP conference – at the Marriott Marquis in Time Square, … [+]

Acunetix Announces Beta Release of Online Vulnerability Scanner

Acunetix Announces Beta Release of Online Vulnerability Scanner

MALTA, 4 December 2013- Acunetix today announced the beta release of its latest product, Acunetix Online Vulnerability Scanner. Responsive, scalable and centralised with unmatched deep crawling and scanning capabilities, Acunetix Online Vulnerability Scanner promises to help businesses of any size … [+]

GITEX 2013

Acunetix Exhibited at GITEX Technology Week 2013

Comguard, an official Partner for Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner based in the United Arab Emirates, participated in the GITEX exhibition held between October 20th and October 24th 2013 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Acunetix was showcased as one of the … [+]

Latest WVS v9 build with new DOM XSS checks that can be injected in HTTP GET parameters

Latest Improvements in the Detection of DOM XSS Vulnerabilities

The latest build of Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner (Build 20131023) released yesterday, contains important improvements in the detection of DOM XSS vulnerabilities. Our DeepScan technology was also further strengthened in this build. Take the following piece of code for example: … [+]

Latest WVS v9 build with new DOM XSS checks that can be injected in HTTP GET parameters

Latest WVS v9 build with new DOM XSS checks that can be injected in HTTP GET parameters

Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner version 9, build 20131023 includes new DOM XSS checks for the type of DOM XSS vulnerabilities that can be injected in the HTTP GET parameters. This new build also includes the option to automatically save scan … [+]

AISA 2013

Acunetix and Aquion Participate in AISA National Conference

The 6th annual AISA National Conference, held at the Sydney Exhibition and Convention Centre on 10th October 2013, hosted over 900 experts and professionals from the Information Security industry. Acunetix showcased at the information odyssey-themed event in collaboration with Aquion, … [+]

XSS Vulnerability injected through Google Analytics, executed in IOS's Gmail application

XSS Vulnerability injected through Google Analytics, executed in IOS’s Gmail application

Roy Castillo, a security researcher from the Philippines, identified a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Gmail application for iOS. The vulnerability was found in the mail attachment feature and needed no user interaction to be triggered. In a post … [+]

IT Security Includes Cyber Attack Response

IT Security Includes Cyber Attack Response

Preventing cyber attacks is a dominant topic for IT security.  It is the first layer of defense.  The more attacks prevented the better – no question about it.  However, does great prevention guarantee there will no successful cyber attacks?  Of … [+]