WPSeku: a Black-box WordPress Security Scanner

WPSeku is a Black-box WordPress vulnerability scanner that can be used to scan remote WordPress installations to find security issues. What is a Black-box scanner? Black-box security testing refers to a method of software security testing in which the security controls, defences and design of an application are tested from …

What is Canvas Fingerprinting and how the companies use it to track you online

Recently Mozilla planned to display permission prompts if a website attempt to use HTML5 Canvas Image Data in the Firefox web browser: in fact, this HTML5 element is often used to tracking users with a technique called “Canvas Fingerprinting” What is “Canvas Fingerprinting”? Canvas fingerprinting is a type of “browser …

GoCrack: managed password cracking tool by FireEye

FireEye released GoCrack, a tool designed to password cracking tasks across multiple servers. GoCrack is open source and provides an easy-to-use, web-based real-time UI to create, view, and manage password cracking tasks.   The tool was developed by FireEye’s Innovation and Custom Engineering (ICE) team, a small, highly trained, team of …