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Acunetix WVS v9.5 build 20140902 detects Hibernate Query Injection, Format Strings and more

September 02, 2014 - 11:30am

Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner version 9.5 build 20140902 has been updated to include new vulnerability checks, including detection of Hibernate Query Injection, format strings vulnerabilities, MySQL username disclosure and others, including some, in well-known web applications. This new build also ... [+]


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Core Causes of Web Security Risks and What You Can do About Them

Samuel Johnson, an 18th century lexicographer, once said “The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.” That’s precisely what we’re seeing with web security today. We get caught up in … [+]

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Vulnerable Network Devices: A Growing Concern

Network devices, except maybe firewalls, are not usually perceived as security sensitive assets. Manufacturers and users do not invest time in assessing the security state of routers and switches. IT admins, handling business IT infrastructures, are mainly concerned with uptime … [+]

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What You Don’t Know About Web Security CAN Hurt You

How secure is your web environment? You know, your business’s marketing website, your customer-facing web applications, your internal financials application, the various cloud services that process and store business assets, and so on. Many business executives don’t have the slightest … [+]

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Acunetix Exhibited at Infosecurity Europe 2014

Acunetix participated in this year’s Infosecurity event at Earls Court, London. Infosecurity Europe is considered to be the biggest free-to-attend information security event in Europe – and the 19th edition of this event held up to its reputation. From April … [+]

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

More Comprehensive Detection and Classification of Web Vulnerabilities with the Latest Version of Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner

Manipulation of JSON/XML Input, Google Web ToolkitTM support and new .NET 4.5 AcuSensor are just some of the new features available in the latest version of Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner. London, May 8, 2014 – Acunetix have just announced the launch … [+]

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More comprehensive scanning with Acunetix WVS v9.5 – Part II

In addtion to full JSON and XML support (already covered in Part I), Acunetix WVS version 9.5 includes other improvements that increase the scan coverage and improves its abilities to find vulnerabilities. In this blog post, I will cover CRUD … [+]

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More comprehensive scanning with Acunetix WVS v9.5 – Part I

In these 2 articles, I will be detailing the new functionality introduced in Acunetix WVS version 9.5. An important update introduced in the new version of Acunetix WVS is full JSON and XML support. If you are scanning a web … [+]

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Build Secure Microsoft .NET Framework Web Apps Free of Vulnerabilities

Do you want the peace of mind that you’re delivering secure code free of vulnerabilities when building applications using the Microsoft .NET framework? Acunetix’s AcuSensor Technology is your answer. The .NET Framework is Microsoft’s comprehensive and consistent programming model for … [+]

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Better scan results with CVSS, CVE and CWE

By adding these internationally adopted standards of classification, users of Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner will have a common language across their various security products resulting in an easier, more fluid remediation process. The most recent version of Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner … [+]

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Scan Google Web Toolkit Applications with Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner

Google Web Toolkit (GWT) is an open source set of tools that allows web developers to create and maintain complex JavaScript front-end applications in Java, using the Java development tools of their choice. It is a development toolkit for building … [+]