How do I enable 2FA on my account?

Two Factor Authentication (2FA) adds an extra level of security when logging into Acunetix. When 2FA is enabled, anyone accessing the Acunetix will need to make use of a 2FA Authentication app to login to Acunetix.This article explains how to enable 2FA for your Acunetix account. Login to Acunetix and change to your Profile page […]

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How do I reset 2FA on my account?

There are situations that require 2FA to be reset. This can happen when the device used for 2FA authentication is lost, broken and not accessible any longer. In such an eventuality, you will need to do one of the following: If you are an Acunetix Administrator, you will need to use the Acunetix Administrative Password […]

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New build introduces HTTP Responses in Alerts, adds manual intervention, vulnerability checks in Cisco ASA, Apache Tomcat

Acunetix v12 (build 12.0.180725167) has been released. This new build adds detection for vulnerabilities in Cisco ASA, Apache Tomcat, Altassian Jira, Spring, JBoss and misconfigured nginx installations. The new build also includes HTTP Responses in the vulnerability alerts, and re-introduces manual intervention in the Login Sequence Recorder and a good number of additional updates and […]

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How many users can be created in Acunetix?

Acunetix 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 managing […]

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Will my Target settings and scan data be retained when upgrading from Acunetix v11 to Acunetix v12?

When you install Acunetix v12 on the same machine as Acunetix v11, your Acunetix settings, Targets, Scan and Report data will all be retained. You will just need to install Acunetix v12 on the same machine as Acunetix v11,and your Acunetix installation will be upgraded automatically. Follow the instructions in [link to previous article] for […]

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New build detects an unfixed WordPress file deletion vulnerability, vulnerabilities in WordPress plugins and Joomla! Core

Acunetix v12 (build 12.0.180628131) has been released. This new build detects an unfixed WordPress file deletion vulnerability, vulnerabilities in multiple WordPress Plugins and two Joomla! Core vulnerabilities. Below is a full list of updates. New Features and Vulnerability tests New test for WordPress Arbitrary File Deletion Vulnerability described here and here (CVE-2018-12895) Added detection of […]

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New build adds detection of vulnerabilities in WordPress, Django, multiple Spring Framework and Atlassian products

Acunetix v12 (build 12.0.180619111) has been released. This new build introduces new vulnerability checks for WordPress, Django, multiple Spring Framework and Atlassian products. Below is a full list of updates. New Features and Vulnerability tests Spring Data Commons RCE via Spring Expression Language (SpEL) injection (CVE-2018-1273) Atlassian OAuth Plugin IconUriServlet SSRF, affecting multiple Atlassian products […]

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New build adds detection for Oracle Weblogic, PHPUnit, Edge Side Include Injection and more

Acunetix v12 (build 12.0.180611183) has been released. This new build introduces new vulnerability checks for Oracle Weblogic, PHPUnit, Edge Side Include Injection and other vulnerabilities. The new build also includes a good number of updates and several important fixes. Below is a full list of updates. New Features and Vulnerability tests Introduced system to automatically […]

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