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This article introduces you to penetration-testing of Web applications. Also included is some hands-on work with a Web-testing framework called Samurai. Penetration testing, affectionately …

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Beginning with Part 1 of this series, we have covered all major attacks on Web applications and servers, with examples of vulnerable PHP code. …

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With the ever-expanding data requirements for Web applications, database administrators often configure security parameters at the OS and database layer. Unfortunately, administrators seldom consider …

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In this part of the series, we focus on DoS/DDoS attacks, which have been among the major threats to Web servers since the beginning …

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Jargon fills our everyday lives on the Internet. The days when HTML and JavaScript used to be “cool” technologies are long gone. They are …

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Clojure is a dynamic, general purpose programming language that targets the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) and the Common Language Runtime (CLR). It is designed …

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The more Web applications we use, the more tools are needed to automate the testing process, for which there are many options that simplify …

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Moving deeper into Web application and Apache security, let’s now focus on OS commanding attacks, and those that lead to the disclosure of crucial …

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This article demonstrates the setting up of a lightweight Web server and database platform, using the lighttpd Web server and the SQLite database management …

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WordPress is by far one of the best content management systems, with a fantastic framework for customisation. The use of plugins, themes and multi-site …