What is Remote File Inclusion (RFI)?

Using remote file inclusion (RFI), an attacker can cause the web application to include a remote file. This is possible for web applications that dynamically include external files or scripts. Potential web security consequences of a successful RFI attack range from sensitive information disclosure and…

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The Curse of Old Java Libraries

Java is known for its backward-compatibility. You can still execute code that was written many years ago, as long as you use an appropriate version of Java. Thanks to this feature, modern projects use a wide range of libraries that have been “tested by time”…

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