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Katyusha Scanner — Telegram-based Fully Automated SQL Injection Tool

Katyusha Scanner — Telegram-based Fully Automated SQL Injection Tool

July 11, 2017Swati Khandelwal
A new powerful hacking tool recently introduced in an underground forum is making rounds these days, allowing anyone to rapidly conduct w...
WordPress Plugin Used by 300,000+ Sites Found Vulnerable to SQL Injection Attack

WordPress Plugin Used by 300,000+ Sites Found Vulnerable to SQL Injection Attack

June 30, 2017Wang Wei
A SQL Injection vulnerability has been discovered in one of the most popular Wordpress plugins, installed on over 300,000 websites, whic...
Latest Joomla 3.7.1 Release Patches Critical SQL Injection Attack

Latest Joomla 3.7.1 Release Patches Critical SQL Injection Attack

May 17, 2017Mohit Kumar
If your website is based on the popular Joomla content management system, make sure you have updated your platform to the latest version ...
Critical WordPress REST API Bug: Prevent Your Blog From Being Hacked!

Critical WordPress REST API Bug: Prevent Your Blog From Being Hacked!

February 01, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Last week, WordPress patched three security flaws, but just yesterday the company disclosed about a nasty then-secret zero-day vulnerabil...
Websites of Indian Embassy in 7 Countries Hacked; Database Leaked Online

Websites of Indian Embassy in 7 Countries Hacked; Database Leaked Online

November 06, 2016Mohit Kumar
Indian embassy websites in seven different countries have been hacked, and attackers have leaked personal data, including full name, resi...
Hacker Arrested after Exposing Flaws in Elections Site

Hacker Arrested after Exposing Flaws in Elections Site

May 10, 2016Mohit Kumar
A security researcher responsibly disclosed vulnerabilities in the poorly secured web domains of a Florida county elections, but he ended...
Fourth, a 16-year-old Hacker, Arrested over TalkTalk Hack

Fourth, a 16-year-old Hacker, Arrested over TalkTalk Hack

November 04, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Police have arrested a fourth person, a 16-year-old boy , from London in connection with the high-profile hack of British telecoms gian...
Joomla 3.4.5 patches Critical SQL Injection Vulnerability

Joomla 3.4.5 patches Critical SQL Injection Vulnerability

October 22, 2015Khyati Jain
Joomla – one of the most popular open source Content Management System (CMS) software packages, has reportedly patched three critical v...
SQL Injection Vulnerability in 'Yahoo! Contributors Network'

SQL Injection Vulnerability in 'Yahoo! Contributors Network'

October 08, 2014Mohit Kumar
Yahoo! Contributors Network ( contributor.yahoo.com ), the network of authors that generated the contents such as photographs, videos, ...
Yahoo Quickly Fixes SQL Injection Vulnerability Escalated to Remote Code Execution

Yahoo Quickly Fixes SQL Injection Vulnerability Escalated to Remote Code Execution

September 19, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Yahoo! was recently impacted by a critical web application vulnerabilities which left website's database and server vulnerable to ha...
How to Detect SQL Injection Attacks

How to Detect SQL Injection Attacks

September 19, 2014Swati Khandelwal
SQL Injection (SQLi) attacks have been around for over a decade. You might wonder why they are still so prevalent. The main reason is t...
Jobvite Recruitment Service Website Vulnerable to Hackers

Jobvite Recruitment Service Website Vulnerable to Hackers

August 04, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Jobvite , a recruiting platform for the social web, is found vulnerable to the most common, but critical web application vulnerabilities...
Russian Hacker Charged in Biggest U.S Hacking Case Doesn't Want Extradition to U.S

Russian Hacker Charged in Biggest U.S Hacking Case Doesn't Want Extradition to U.S

May 12, 2014Wang Wei
A Russian Hacker who was arrested in year 2012 by the authorities of the Netherlands and accused for allegedly hacking into the compute...
Flickr vulnerable to SQL Injection and Remote Code Execution Flaws

Flickr vulnerable to SQL Injection and Remote Code Execution Flaws

April 13, 2014Wang Wei
Yahoo-owned Flickr , one of the biggest online photo management and sharing website in the world was recently impacted by critical web a...
Hacker stole $100,000 from Users of California based ISP using SQL Injection

Hacker stole $100,000 from Users of California based ISP using SQL Injection

October 21, 2013Mohit Kumar
In 2013 we have seen a dramatic increase in the number of hack attacks attempted against banks, credit unions and utility companies usin...
Web Hosting software WHMCS vulnerable to SQL Injection; emergency security update released

Web Hosting software WHMCS vulnerable to SQL Injection; emergency security update released

October 05, 2013Mohit Kumar
WHMCS, a popular client management, billing and support application for Web hosting providers, released an emergency security update fo...
Anonymous Hacker 'Kahuna' sentenced to 3 years in prison for hacking Police websites

Anonymous Hacker 'Kahuna' sentenced to 3 years in prison for hacking Police websites

September 15, 2013Wang Wei
An Anonymous Hacker and Online hacktivist who was  responsible for hacking into the City of Springfield’s website and others Police website...
Thousands of websites defaced after Belgium and Netherland domain registrars hacked

Thousands of websites defaced after Belgium and Netherland domain registrars hacked

July 10, 2013Wang Wei
On Tuesday, The Foundation for Internet Domain Registration (.NL) in the Netherlands (SIDN) was compromised and some malicious files were ...
Hacker arrested by Taiwan Investigation Bureau

Hacker arrested by Taiwan Investigation Bureau

May 08, 2013Mohit Kumar
A suspect hacker ' Shih ' was arrested by Taiwan Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB)  last week for hacking into a popular local cla...
Yahoo! Blind SQL Injection could lead to data leakage

Yahoo! Blind SQL Injection could lead to data leakage

April 26, 2013Anonymous
It seems that 2013 is the " Data Leakage Year "! Many customers' information and confidential data have been published on ...