Getting Started with the Acunetix HTTP Fuzzer

The HTTP Fuzzer is one of the tools among the Acunetix Manual Tools suite (available to download for free). The HTTP Fuzzer is a tool which allows you to automatically send a large number of HTTP requests including invalid, unexpected and random data to a website, to test input validation and rate-limiting. You can start […]

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Getting Started with the Acunetix HTTP Editor

The HTTP Editor is one of the most flexible and widely used tools among the Acunetix Manual Tools suite (available to download for free). The HTTP Editor allows you to create, analyze, and edit client HTTP requests; as well as inspect server responses. It also includes an encoding and decoding tool to encode/decode text and […]

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Latest build of Acunetix includes new version of .NET AcuSensor, checks for JSP source code disclosure and improves crawling capabilities

Acunetix v10.5 (build 20160427) has been released. This new build includes a new version of the .NET AcuSensor registers with .NET web applications in a way that supports signed .NET Assemblies. In addition, it includes new and improved vulnerability checks and a number of minor features and bug fixes. Below is the full list of […]

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Tips for faster scans with Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner

Scanning web sites and web-based applications for vulnerabilities can take a long time time to complete. The following may affect the scan time: Web server performance and response time Size of web site Back-end database speed Number of simultaneous connections by the scanner Number of vulnerability checks Acunetix server performance Slow scans can get in […]

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Alliance Technology Partners offering introductory and advanced Acunetix training courses

Alliance Technology Partners, Acunetix Partners since 2007, have announced they shall be offering Acunetix Training Courses, delivered via the web, by their highly experienced senior security engineer. The 3 hour courses on offer are at introductory and advanced level, as well as providing on-going consulting. Training topics will include: Overview of Acunetix and Web Vulnerability Scanning […]

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Acunetix v10.5 adds support for Joomla! Drupal and CVSS3.0

A new version of Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanners v10.5 has been released. The new version tests for Joomla! and Drupal vulnerabilities, supports CVSS 3.0 and includes other improvements/bug fixes. Joomla! and Drupal Support Acunetix v10.5 now reports vulnerabilities in popular content management systems Joomla! and Drupal. The new proprietary database includes close to 300 Joomla! and Drupal […]

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