New build checks for vulnerabilities in Apache Struts and nginx, and improves Blind SQLi and RFI XSS checks

Acunetix v11 (build 11.0.172641450) has been released. This new build includes new vulnerability checks for Apache Struts and nginx. It also improves the detection of Blind SQL Injection and Remote File Inclusion XSS and improves support for large JavaScript files. Below is a full list of updates. New Features and Vulnerability Tests Added detection for […]

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How to install Acunetix Multi-engine

The Acunetix Multi-engine setup is suitable for Enterprise customers who need to scan more than 10 websites or web applications simultaneously. This can be achieved by installing one Main Installation and multiple Scanning Engines, all managed from a central console. Here’s how: Download the latest build of Acunetix Download the latest build of Acunetix from […]

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Acunetix introduce Multi-engine feature

The Acunetix Multi-engine setup is suitable for Enterprise customers who need to scan more than 10 websites or web applications simultaneously. This can be achieved using multiple Acunetix scanning engines by installing one Main Installation and multiple Scanning Engines, all managed from a central console. An Acunetix Enterprise Multi-Engine license is required for such setups […]

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New build checks for vulnerabilities in Apache Struts 2, Altassian Confluence, and introduces Multi-Engine feature

Acunetix v11 (build 11.0.172351036) has been released. This new build includes new vulnerability checks in Apache Struts 2, Atlassian Confluence and moment.js. It improves on the database backup file detection, jquery version fingerprint and introduces the new Multi-engine feature. New Features and Vulnerability Tests Detection of Apache Struts 2 Showcase RCE (CVE-2017-9791) Check for .hgignore […]

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New build checks for vulnerabilities in jQuery, Atlassian Confluence and Tiki Wiki

Acunetix v11 (build 11.0.171721334) has been released. This new build includes new vulnerability checks in jQuery, Atlassian Confluence and Tiki Wiki. It improves on the detection of the WordPress version, includes several updates to WordPress and Joomla checks, as well as a number of bug fixes. New Vulnerability Tests Checks for XSS vulnerabilities jQuery UI […]

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How many users can be created in Acunetix?

Acunetix Online is a multi-user system. The first account that is created is the main admin account, also referred to as the root account. This main admin account can create additional users, giving a role to each user account and configuring which Scan Targets can be scanned or reported on. More information on creating and […]

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New build re-implements scanning profiles, manual intervention and retesting alerts

Acunetix v11 (build 11.0.170461052) has been released. Based on customer feedback, the new build re-implements functionality found in previous versions of Acunetix such as custom scanning profiles, manual intervention and retesting alerts among others. Updates Creation of custom scanning profiles is possible from the Acunetix web UI. Manual Intervention events can be configured as part […]

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Where can I find the Acunetix manual tools in v11?

In Acunetix v11, the manual tools, are being provided as a separate installation downloadable for free from https://www.acunetix.com/vulnerability-scanner/free-manual-pen-testing-tools/ The suite of Manual Tools include: HTTP Editor –  to create, analyze, and edit client HTTP requests; as well as inspect server responses. HTTP Sniffer – to analyze HTTP requests and responses, and manually crawl a site structure. HTTP Fuzzer – to automatically […]

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I get a warning icon in the Status column of a scan. Where can I find more information on the warning?

When scanning a target, you might encounter a situation where the Status column of a scan shows a warning icon. This generally indicates that the scan completed, however Acunetix encountered a problem while running the scan. Clicking on the Scan will provide more information on what happened. The Activity section of the Scan Stats and […]

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