A new Acunetix Premium update has been released for Windows, Linux, and macOS: 14.5.211008143.

This Acunetix release introduces support for the Brotli encoding and URL optional fields. The Node.js IAST AcuSensor has been updated to support numerous frameworks and the JAVA IAST AcuSensor can now be used on Tomcat 10.0.x. This latest update includes new vulnerability checks for Jira, Apache HTTP Server, Oracle BI, as well as numerous improvements, updates, and product fixes.

New features

New vulnerability checks

Updates

  • Export to AWS WAF is now available on all pages that allow WAF export
  • Updated the pre-request scripts, making it easier to update the session header value
  • Updated the detection of WAFs to support new WAFs
  • Improved the detection of development files
  • Improved the JavaScript library audit checks

Fixes

  • Fixed an issue in the Paros import
  • Fixed an issue with the scanner causing false negatives when processing specific pages
  • Fixed an issue in the AWS WAF export
  • Fixed an issue with the PHP sensor not being detected when used on a large site with many files
  • Fixed an issue causing pre-request scripts not to be loaded by the scanner
  • Fixed 3 issues in Postman imports
  • Fixed a false negative in Django debug mode vulnerability check
  • Fixed an issue causing high response times in the UI caused by a large number of targets configured
  • Fixed a false positive in the User credentials are sent in clear text check

Upgrade to the latest build

If you are already using Acunetix build 14.x, you can initiate the automatic upgrade from the new build notification in the Acunetix UI > About page.

If you are using Acunetix build 13.x or earlier, you need to download Acunetix from here. Use your Acunetix license key to download and activate your product.

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THE AUTHOR
Nicholas Sciberras
Chief Technical Officer
As the CTO at Acunetix, Nicholas is passionate about IT security and technology at large. Prior to joining Acunetix in 2012, Nicholas spent 12 years at GFI Software, where he managed the email security and anti-spam product lines, led multiple customer service teams and provided technical training.