Archive | November, 2010


10 November 2010 | 9,752 views

Hotmail Always-On Encryption Breaks Microsoft’s Own Apps

Oh look, Microsoft is late to the party again? They are finally launching full-session SSL encryption to Hotmail a mere 2 years after Google did the same thing for Gmail. It looks like the release of FireSheep really has had an impact on web-application vendors due to the amount of mainstream media coverage it got [...]

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09 November 2010 | 8,780 views

XSSer v1.0 – Cross Site Scripter Framework

XSSer is an open source penetration testing tool that automates the process of detecting and exploiting XSS injections against different applications. It contains several options to try to bypass certain filters, and various special techniques of code injection. New Features Added “final remote injections” option Cross Flash Attack! Cross Frame Scripting Data Control Protocol Injections [...]

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08 November 2010 | 7,918 views

Researcher Releases Android Exploit In Webkit Browser Engine

And Android security hits the news once again, it’s not a vulnerability in the OS per-say but rather in the browser based on the Webkit engine. It does highlight the inherent fragmentation problems with the Android platform and the security concerns that come with running old OS and software versions. It’s a problem that is [...]

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03 November 2010 | 11,668 views

GNS3 – Graphical Network Simulator

GGNS3 is a graphical network simulator that allows simulation of complex networks. It’s an excellent complementary tool to real labs for network engineers, administrators and people wanting to pass certifications such as CCNA, CCNP, CCIP, CCIE, JNCIA, JNCIS, JNCIE. It can also be used to experiment features of Cisco IOS, Juniper JunOS or to check [...]

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02 November 2010 | 10,508 views

Sophos Launches FREE Anti-Virus Software For Mac

Well most Apple users would tell you they don’t need anti-virus anyway, viruses and malware are a Windows problem – not something the hi-tech hipsters need to worry about. And let’s face it, even if you run Windows you don’t really need to run anti-virus either if you practice good web-habits. But with the amount [...]

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01 November 2010 | 9,619 views

WATOBO – The Web Application Toolbox

WATOBO is intended to enable security professionals to perform highly efficient (semi-automated ) web application security audits. We are convinced that the semi-automated approach is the best way to perform an accurate audit and to identify most of the vulnerabilities. WATOBO has no attack capabilities and is provided for legal vulnerability audit purposes only. How [...]

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