AppCheck Security Blog

Beyond the OWASP Top 10 – “Chicken Bits”, Pollution & Greedy Matches

In this article we go boldly beyond the OWASP Top 10 to review a few critical, interesting or just plain bizarre vulnerabilities not included in OWASP Top 10 and see how they could impact you.

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Beyond the OWASP Top 10 – “Chicken Bits”, Pollution & Greedy Matches

In this article we go boldly beyond the OWASP Top 10 to review a few critical, interesting or just plain bizarre vulnerabilities not included in OWASP Top 10 and see how they could impact you.

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What to expect from your free vulnerability scan

In this article, we’re going to look at what a vulnerability scan is, how it can help to protect your organisation, and how AppCheck will work with you to deliver a free trial scan of your own websites, networks and infrastructure to demonstrate these benefits. 

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Webinar: XSS-Mas! …and a Hijacked New Year!

Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) is by far the most widespread high impact vulnerability, present even in the best of web applications, regardless of the framework or programming language employed - a burly steadfast member of the OWASP Top Ten.

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Template Injection: JsRender/JsViews

In this blog post we will explore Template Injection attacks against the JsReder/JsViews library.

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External Entity Injection (XXE)

An XML (Extensible Markup Language) External Entity or XXE attack occurs when an attacker is able to exploit the application's processing of XML data by injecting malicious entities.

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Introduction to... Deserialisation Vulnerabilities

Deserialisation vulnerabilities were introduced to the OWASP Top 10 in 2017, nudging out Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF), based on the increasing prevalence and impact of deserialisation attacks reported in an industry survey. But what are deserialisation vulnerabilities, how do they occur, why did the threat from them suddenly increase in recent years, and what can be done to protect your organisation from this vulnerability?

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Tales of Terror [Readers Beware]

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Server-Side Request Forgery (SSRF) & the Cloud Resurgence

So what exactly is SSRF? How does it work, why is it more prevalent in 2020, and how can we protect against it?

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Web App Security: Why So Hard?

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A COVID Christmas: Protecting Your Critical Ecommerce Assets

In this article we will address the current situation, how hackers can exploit your websites, what you can do to protect yourself and where AppCheck comes in as an automated penetration testing tool to make sure you’re not leaving yourself vulnerable.

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