In the headlines: LastPass vulnerability, Hillary Leaks, remote code execution vuln on Pornhub, and more

LastPass password manager vulnerability gives hackers your passwords LastPass is one of the most popular password managers around and can also be added to your browser, allowing you to store and auto fill all your passwords, using just one master password to access them. So worryingly, a recently discovered zero day allows attackers to remotely […]

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Acunetix announce Sino-European Collaboration with JW & Associates

Chinese market to benefit from localized web security scanning solution London, UK – July 2016 – Acunetix, a global leader in web application security testing is pleased to announce a Sino-European partnership with JW & Associates in Shanghai, a leading information security service provider, offering advanced web security services to the Chinese market. Acunetix Vulnerability […]

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4 Tips to kickstart your application security effort

Securing web applications is not an easy task; especially when the application is constantly changing and business-critical. Identifying where to start could be overwhelming, especially if you’re just dipping your toes in web application security. Here are four tips to help you get started. 1. Know your target This is one of the most important, […]

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Securing MySQL Server on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS – Configuring MySQL Securely, Part 2

In part 1 of this series, we looked at Installing MySQL Server on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. In this second part, we will be looking at configuring MySQL securely. Configuration We will start off with the most common settings by opening the default MySQL configuration file using the nano text editor. secuser@secureserver:/# sudo nano /etc/mysql/mysql.conf.d/mysqld.cnf User MySQL […]

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RedShift Consulting showcase Acunetix at International Cybersecurity Conference in Lisbon, Portugal

RedShift Consulting recently showcased Acunetix at the 2nd NATO Cyber Defense – Smart Defense Projects (CD SDP) Conference and at the 10th International Symposium of National Strategy on cyber security and cyber defense held on 28th and 29th April 2016 respectively, at the Military Academy (Amadora), Lisbon, Portugal. The CD SDP Conference was held in order to enhance the development of synergies […]

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