Free WordPress Security Plugin by Acunetix

Do you have a WordPress site? Are you concerned about your site’s security? Then make sure you download the completely free WordPress Security Plugin. Powered by Acunetix, the plugin is a free and comprehensive security tool that helps you secure your WordPress installation and suggests corrective measures for: securing file permissions, security of the database, […]

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Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner v9 build 20130904 introduces detection of BREACH and CRIME SSL vulnerabilities

Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner version 9, build 20130904 contains various new features including the detection of BREACH and CRIME SSL / TLS vulnerabilities, the detection of vulnerabilities in OpenX and vBulletin, and various other improvements. New Functionality Implemented the detection for BREACH vulnerabilities. Implemented the detection of Compression Ratio Info-leak Made Easy (CRIME) SSL/TLS exploits. […]

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Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner Announces Full HTML5 Support

As new technologies bring new security risks to light, Acunetix steps up to the challenge with the most comprehensive crawling and scanning technology in the market yet. MALTA, 15 August 2013 — Acunetix today announced the 9th release of its award-winning Web Vulnerability Scanner, building on the experience and knowledge of several years of working with organisations across the […]

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XML External Entity (XXE) Vulnerabilities

The XML standard defines a concept of an external general parsed entity (also shortened to external entity) that can access local or remote content via a declared system identifier. During XML parsing, the XML processor will replace such entities with the content referenced by them. For example, here is an XML that contains an external […]

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