Free WordPress Security Plugin by Acunetix

Do you have a WordPress site? Are you concerned about your site’s security? Then make sure you download the completely free WordPress Security Plugin. Powered by Acunetix, the plugin is a free and comprehensive security tool that helps you secure your WordPress installation and suggests corrective measures for: securing file permissions, security of the database, […]

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Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner v9 build 20130904 introduces detection of BREACH and CRIME SSL vulnerabilities

Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner version 9, build 20130904 contains various new features including the detection of BREACH and CRIME SSL / TLS vulnerabilities, the detection of vulnerabilities in OpenX and vBulletin, and various other improvements. New Functionality Implemented the detection for BREACH vulnerabilities. Implemented the detection of Compression Ratio Info-leak Made Easy (CRIME) SSL/TLS exploits. […]

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Server Side Request Forgery Vulnerability

What is Server Side Request Forgery (SSRF)? Server Side Request Forgery (SSRF) is a vulnerability that appears when an attacker has the ability to create requests from the vulnerable server. Usually, Server Side Request Forgery (SSRF) attacks target internal systems behind the firewall that are normally inaccessible from the outside world (but using SSRF it’s […]

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