Every year we publish a number of statistics about the vulnerabilities which the Netsparker web application security scanner automatically identified in open source web applications. Netsparker is a heuristic web application security scanner, so all th…
from Infographic: Statistics About the Security State of 104 Open Source Web Applications
The telecom of the 19th century North American West. via Kottke. In-built physical security, easy propagation…
from Wire, Barbed
If you’re hoping that Congress to lock in protection for your privacy, you should probably lower your expectations
from Who will own the data from your autonomous car?
Matthew Rose, global director of application security strategy at Checkmarx, an application security software vendor headquartered in Israel, said there […]
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Recently Italian bank Unicredit suffered two security breaches. Data of 400,000 customers was stolen, including loan account numbers and Personally Identifiable Information (PII). There is a suspicion the breach had to do with interaction with a 3rd party. This incident is the latest reported in a long history of cyber-attacks against financial institutions. Every hack […]
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Actual humans are left in the dust by the army of bots who pick up and amplify fake news – but how should they be stopped?
from Bot armies of fake followers are the footsoldiers of fake news
Introduction and background: A penetration test has been conducted on the following URL, and a SQL Injection vulnerability was identified. http://192.168.56.101/webapps/sqli/sqli.php The developers…
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from PHP Lab: Analyze the code and spot the vulnerability
As we continue in our series on Preparedness, and concluding this mini-series on exercises, in the section that follows, we’ll look at different types of operations-based exercises as we continue to explore some of the ways our fictional character, Johnny, and his colleagues at Acme Innovations can take a progressively challenging approach to exercise design… Read More
from Preparedness & Cyber Risk Reduction Part Five C: Operations-Based Exercises
Bad actors have targeted the Scottish Parliament with a brute force attack designed to crack weak passwords used by MSPs and staff. In a message sent to MSPs and staff members with parliamentary email addresses, chief executive Sir Paul Grice compared the attack to an assault that targeted the British Parliament in June. It’s unclear […]… Read More
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There are tools that can help track down and take down stolen and creepshot images of women – but the challenge is a tough one
from Toronto woman leads the fight against creepshot image sites