Articles by Onur Yilmaz
Create Own Scan Policies with Netsparker Scan Policy Editor
In Netsparker version 3 we introduced the Scan Policy Editor. The Scan Policy Editor allows Netsparker users to create new scan policies in which they can specify which web application vulnerability checks should be included in a web security scan. Read this blog post for more information on the Scan Policy Editor and how you can use it to create your own scan policies and launch more efficient web application security scans.
A Detailed Look into the New Features and Improvements of Netsparker Version 3.0
Netsparker Version 3 – By far way better than its predecessors, Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner version 3 makes web application security an easy task and allows web application security experts automate more than ever before. Generate PCI Compliance reports with Netsparker 3.0 to verify your web applications are PCI complaint. Read this blog post for more details of what is new and improved in Netsparker version 3.0.
XSS to Root in Apache Jira Incident
In this blog post we explain how malicious hackers hacked into the Apache Foundation web servers and gained root access. They started by exploiting a cross-site scripting vulnerability in a web application called Jira. We scanned Jira with Netsparker and detected all of the vulnerabilities the malicious hackers exploited and more. This incident should serve as an example to all corporations to use Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner to identify and close down web application vulnerabilities.