Fingerprinting Off-the-Shelf Web Applications

Category: Product Docs & FAQS - Last Updated: Tue, 19 Apr 2016 - by Robert Abela

Netsparker web application security scanners can automatically fingerprint popular off-the-shelf open source web applications such as WordPress, Drupal and Joomla!. By fingerprinting them you are alerted if such software has any potential security flaws that could be exploited by malicious hackers. Read More

Security Weekly and Ferruh Mavituna Talk Automation and Scaling Up Web Application Security

Category: Web Security Readings - Last Updated: Mon, 22 May 2017 - by Robert Abela

During episode #442 of Security Weekly, Ferruh Mavituna, Paul Asadoorian, Jeffrey Man and several other web security professionals talk about the challenges of automating web application security and how companies can scale up automated web application security scanning and scan 100s and 1000s of web applications with the least possible resources. Read More

What Can You Learn from 87 Advisories About Web Application Vulnerabilities?

Category: Web Security Readings - Last Updated: Mon, 22 May 2017 - by Robert Abela

This article looks into the details of all the 87 advisories Netsparker published about SQL Injection, XSS and other vulnerabilities Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner identified in several open source web applications. It uses statistics to highlight the state of security of both open source and non open source web applications. Read More