Acunetix showcased at the Security Show Tokyo, Japan

ComWorth Co., Ltd. Acunetix Professional Partners for Japan, exhibited at Security Show, Japan’s largest comprehensive exhibition of the security and safety industry. The show which was held between the 7th and 10th of March 2017 at the Tokyo International Exhibition Centre, housed a wide spectrum of products, technology systems and services, to protect offices, stores, public […]

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How do I update to the latest Acunetix build?

Keeping Acunetix up-to-date is important to ensure you always get the latest updates to existing and newly added tests, features, bugfixes and improvements. Fortunately it’s not only easy but transparent. By default Acunetix automatically checks for updates, installs any new updates in the background without any user interaction. Note – Before installing the update, Acunetix […]

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Acunetix honored as Best Vulnerability Management and Cutting Edge Web Application Security Solution

At the 5th Annual 2017 Cyber Defense Magazine InfoSec Awards at RSA Conference 2017 London, UK – March 2017 – Acunetix announce that Cyber Defense Magazine, the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine and media partner of the RSA Conference 2017, has named Acunetix, the winner of the Best Product in the Vulnerability Management category […]

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How to Backup Acunetix

Backing-up your Acunetix data and settings is important and should be done frequently, especially on production systems. This post will show how to do this manually and will also offer a sample implementation in PowerShell for automating the process. Stopping Acunetix services Before taking a backup, be certain that no scans are running and stop […]

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Highlights from RSAC 2017

The Acunetix team has recently returned from RSA Conference 2017 held once again at the Moscone Business Centre in San Francisco. This week-long conference was attended by over 30,000 security professionals from around the globe. Ian Muscat – Product Communications Manager, Juxhin Dyrmishi Brigjaj – Technical Support and Jason Cruz – Regional Sales Executive where […]

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Tips on reducing Acunetix scan time

Select or create your own scan types To create your own custom scan type you will need to: Navigate to ‘Settings’ from the navigation menu Navigate to the ‘Scan Types’ tab Click on the ‘New’ button Specify a name for your scanning profile in the ‘Name’ field Disable or enable any checks that you want […]

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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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