May 2020 Update for Netsparker Standard 5.8

Category: Releases - Last Updated: Thu, 14 May 2020 - by Netsparker Security Team
May 2020 Update for Netsparker Standard 5.8

This blog post announces the May 2020 update for Netsparker Standard 5.8. The highlights of this release are Pivotal tracker integration, a Mime type step for test website configuration, improved pre-request scripting API, a fragment parsing option, and a new SameSite Cookies security check. Read More

April 2020 Update for Netsparker Enterprise

Category: Releases - Last Updated: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - by Netsparker Security Team
April 2020 Update for Netsparker Enterprise

This blog post announces the April 2020 update for Netsparker Enterprise. The new features of this release are U2F Authentication, issue synchronization for Azure DevOps and ServiceNow integrations, form validation errors in the knowledge base and reports, CVSS 3.1 support, and email reports after a scan. Read More

March 2020 Update for Netsparker Standard 5.7

Category: Releases - Last Updated: Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - by Netsparker Security Team
March 2020 Update for Netsparker Standard 5.7

This blog post announces the March 2020 update for Netsparker Standard 5.7. The highlights of this release are form validation errors in the knowledge base, CVSS 3.1 support, and query-based navigation in the Scan Policy Editor. Other new features are three new security checks, hash crawling support and an improved BREACH Attack template. Read More

February 2020 Update for Netsparker Enterprise

Category: Releases - Last Updated: Wed, 04 Mar 2020 - by Netsparker Security Team
February 2020 Update for Netsparker Enterprise

This blog post announces the February 2020 update for Netsparker Enterprise. The new features of this release are a new Sitemap tab in reports; new integrations for Freshservice, Splunk and YouTrack; API Technologies endpoints; a Pre-Request Script feature; a redesigned Scan Summary page; rearranged Security Check groups; and a What’s New panel. Read More

Netsparker Terminates Support for TLS 1.1

Category: Product Docs & FAQS - Last Updated: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 - by Netsparker Security Team

Netsparker will no longer support TLS 1.1 from 26 December 2019. This will affect all HTTPS traffic to Netsparker, including: software updates, the licensing process for Netsparker and vulnerability database updates. Netsparker requests that all users encountering issues should update their settings or contact Netsparker Support. Read More

September 2019 Update for Netsparker Enterprise

Category: Releases - Last Updated: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 - by Netsparker Security Team

This blog post announces the September 2019 update for Netsparker Enterprise. Highlights are support for internal agents and bulk operations, and new issues tracking integrations and API endpoints. Other new features are support for data exporting, a technical contact change option, scan conversion options, and new malware technology. Read More

Man-in-the-Middle Attacks and How To Avoid Them

Category: Web Security Readings - Last Updated: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 - by Netsparker Security Team
Man-in-the-Middle Attacks and How To Avoid Them

Man-in-the-Middle (MiTM) attacks are a way for hackers to steal information. This article explains how MiTM and sniffing attacks differ. It lists three areas where MiTM attacks occur – public networks, personal computers and home routers. It describes the stages and techniques of how MiTM attacks work. Finally, it provides tips on avoiding attacks. Read More

Announcing the Enterprise Web Security Best Practices Whitepaper

Category: Web Security Readings - Last Updated: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 - by Netsparker Security Team
Announcing the Enterprise Web Security Best Practices Whitepaper

This blog post announces the publication of a whitepaper by Netsparker on Enterprise Web Security Best Practices: How To Build a Successful Security Process. This whitepaper provides instructions on how to build and scale a successful security process. Included is a best practices workflow compiled from industry leaders from years of experience. Read More

Celebrating 10 Years of Netsparker

Category: News - Last Updated: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 - by Netsparker Security Team
Celebrating 10 Years of Netsparker

This month, Netsparker celebrates its 10th birthday. In those 10 years, we’ve grown into a market leader and have helped hundreds of organisations along the way. Our Netsparker editions have developed significantly in this decade to respond to different security threats and the need to scale up for enterprises. Thanks for joining us on the journey! Read More

Sven Morgenroth Talks About How Facebook Stored Millions of Passwords in Plain Text on Hack Naked News #212

Category: News - Last Updated: Thu, 16 May 2019 - by Netsparker Security Team
Sven Morgenroth Talks About How Facebook Stored Millions of Passwords in Plain Text on Hack Naked News #212

This article examines how Facebook has stored hundreds of millions of users’ passwords in plain text since 2012. On Hack Naked News #212, Netsparker security researcher Sven Morgenroth talks about the origin of this news story, the statistics involved, the security problems it has created for Facebook and its users, and what they can do about it. Read More