Archive | Web Hacking


15 June 2006 | 20,467 views

SQL Power Injector v1.1 Released

SQL Power Injector is a graphical application created in .Net 1.1 that helps the penetrating tester to inject SQL commands on a web page. For now it is SQL Server, Oracle and MySQL compliant, but it is possible to use it with any existing DBMS when using the inline injection (Normal Mode). Moreover this application [...]

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13 June 2006 | 12,363 views

Oedipus – Open Source Web Application Security Analysis

Oedipus is an open source web application security analysis and testing suite written in Ruby by Penetration Testers for Penetration Testers. It is capable of parsing different types of log files off-line and identifying security vulnerabilities. Using the analyzed information, Oedipus can dynamically test web sites for application and web server vulnerabilities. Oedipus can be [...]

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12 June 2006 | 5,432 views

Academic Papers on Web Application Security

I found a useful resource containing a whole list of academic papers on web-application security. This list represents an attempt to collect academic papers on the subject of Web application security sorted by the year of publication. Hacking web applications has become a big thing in the last 5 years, just look at the number [...]

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28 May 2006 | 7,377 views

MySpace Hackers in Police Custody

MySpace owned again..let’s quote them for a penetration test or vulnerability assessment haha. TWO New York teenagers are reportedly in police custody after allegedly threatening to give out the personal information of users of MySpace.com unless they are paid $US150,000 ($200,000). Associated Press reported Shaun Harrison, 18, and Saverio Mondelli, 19, of Suffolk County, face [...]

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20 May 2006 | 14,850 views

The Biggest Web Defacement Ever

A Turkish hacker using the handle iSKORPiTX was able to breach the security of a group of web servers, containing more than 38.500 web sites in less than a day! Iskorpitx is believed to be 45 years old, sometimes being helped for minor defacement activities by another Turkish “senior cracker” (42) going by the handle [...]

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19 May 2006 | 10,436 views

Paros Proxy 3.2.12 Released – MITM HTTP and HTTPS Proxy

Paros 3.2.12 is released. This version is a maintenance release which fix a potental 100% cpu consumption issue. All users are recommended to upgrade to this version. The changes are: – Use newest external library for HTTP handling. – Enable/disable spider to POST forms in options panel to avoid generating unwanted traffic (default to enable). [...]

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18 May 2006 | 11,172 views

Sprajax – An Open Source AJAX Security Scanner

Denim Group Ltd. announced today the public release of Sprajax, an open source web application security scanner developed to assess the security of AJAX-enabled web applications. Sprajax is the first web security scanner developed specifically to scan AJAX web applications for security vulnerabilities. Denim Group, an IT consultancy specializing in web application security, recognized that [...]

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09 May 2006 | 4,011 views

ASP.NET Memberships and Roles

If your familiar with asp.net, you’ll know the feeling of wasting hours searching through countless settings to get an app working, and then the many more hours it takes to tweak IIS to get your site running smoothly. But this is nothing compaired to getting authentication and domain controllers properly integrated. On Microsofts asp.net newsgroup [...]

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28 April 2006 | 20,695 views

Paros Proxy 3.2.11 Released – MITM HTTP and HTTPS Proxy

Paros 3.2.11 has been released. This version is a maintenance release with a useful feature requested by various users. All users are recommended to upgrade to this version. One of my favourite proxy options, along side the Burp Proxy (evolved into Burp Suite). Paros labels itself as MITM Proxy + Spider + Scanner plus anything [...]

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14 April 2006 | 53,662 views

bsqlbf 1.1 – Blind SQL Injection Tool

bsqlbf is a tool for Blind SQL Injection attacks, a pretty nifty one too! The author says there are similar tools about, but he’s tried to combine all the techniques into one compact but complete tool. # CHANGELOG: # -get now support resume (with -start option) # -get to fetch files (thank you ilo AGAIN) [...]

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