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Signs of Cyber Attack and How to Respond to them?

Online business is the new trend in this era’s market. Having a website is just like owning a shop and getting a platform to showcase your business and fetch customers, increasing your sales and generate significant revenue. But every business faces some challenges, which if dealt in the right manner can make your way smooth… Read More »

 

Pharming – One of the deadly sins of online safety

In this digital age, as technological innovations continue to transform the world, cybercrime does its best to keep up. Just as one technique of cybercriminals is exposed and catered for, they move onto the next one. “Pharming” is a typical example. The term “pharming” is based on the words “farming” and “phishing.” It’s an advanced version… Read More »

 

Why is Web Application Security Vital for Your Business?

Every business wants to leave a mark and be in touch with their customers as that is vital for businesses to breathe, feed, and grow! For this, the only way is being social, and for that, you need a website! A web application is, therefore, a very enticing aspect, mostly for any businessman. Web applications… Read More »

 

Are you aware of all type of online scams prevalent nowadays?

The general rule of thumb when working on the Internet is If you feel suspicious about any email at all, do not open it, and for sure don’t open any link provided inside it. Online phishing scams have been around a while and as we turn more towards Digital Technology for almost everything. Right from… Read More »

 

WHAT DO YOU KNOW ABOUT BROKEN AUTHENTICATION AND SESSION BREACH?

As we are covering OWASP top 10 vulnerabilities,broken authentication is one of it. Broken Authentication itself suggests the breach in the authentication procedure of a web application. Session management is the rule which checks for the interactions amid a web application and end-users. A web session is actually a transactional chain of HTTP commands and… Read More »

 

Know How to Prevent Your Application from an XXE (XML External Entity) Attack

What is an XXE (XML External Entity) attack? Any application that parses XML input can become prey for an XXE (XML External Entity) attack. An XML parser of a weak configuration is more vulnerable to such attack because it becomes open to threats when it processes the XML input having a reference to an external… Read More »

 

Top 8 Ways to Secure Your Website

With security so much in buzz, every business owner needs to look after the ways to protect the organisation’s web assets from various threats. Sometimes, the solutions are simple, but you don’t pay attention to those. The aim is clear; to safeguard your website and data from getting hacked or compromised. But, when you go… Read More »

 

Brace Yourselves for the Upcoming Cybersecurity Trends of 2019!

2018 is coming to an end, and as usual, the arena of cybersecurity is having some new trends coming up. As digital threats are also getting up to a new level, we need security experts to adopt and implement future solutions. Now, the trends like AI, Biometrics, and IoT have been there as always, but these are… Read More »

 

What is a CMS Vulnerability Scanner and what is its Need for Security?

What is a CMS? A CMS (Content Management System) is a platform which helps in creating and delivering the web applications quickly. Some CMSs are very popular and those are WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, and vBulletin. Any CMS requires plug-ins and several third-party plug-ins are available for all of these CMSs. It becomes easy to create… Read More »

 

How to Clean Hacked Website – ESDS VTMScan

Before we begin to understand how to clean websites that have been hacked. Let’s first know the possible reasons why websites get attacked. Following are the reasons highlighted by Google in one of their reports: Compromised credentials: The two ways by which attackers figure out user id’s and passwords of an account is either by using… Read More »