Bitcoin mining websites became the new fashion of 2017 and there is no dust on that but when it comes to compromise websites to host such fashion it becomes a headache (well to the consumers at least). Have you heard about KRACK the WPA2 vulnerability? If you did you probably was searching for your device/router vendor’s patch, no? if you are using D-Link products and living in the middle east and while looking for KRACK’s cure and the search results led you to D-LINKMEA.com website unfortunately you were mining Monero cryptocurrency!
In this blogpost we are taking you to a journey in one of our investigations!
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Welcome back again, This is Ali Kabeel in case you don’t remember me read my first blog about Abusing invitations systems.
In this blog we will be continuing our talk about Business logic bugs and how dangerous and simple they can become, I will be showing you one of the simplest yet the most dangerous bugs I have found in the gigantic photo sharing app Instagram but first lets get an overview of some concepts and general knowledge.
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Supp!, How are you guys! I hope you’re fine, I’m Seif Elsallamy (again) if you don’t remember me read my previous blog here: Stored XSS in the heart of the Russian email provider giant (Mail.ru)
Before we go in depth, lets know What is Linkshim ?
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I am Ali Kabeel an Application Security Intern at Seekurity team. This is my first blog i hope you like it. In this blog post I will be mainly focusing on Business Logic vulnerabilities by offering some tips and tricks on how to abuse invitation systems using real-world examples from my Facebook Bug Bounty experience but first let’s get a general knowledge about some concepts.
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2 months ago we have installed some servers in countries such as Germany and Singapore in which constantly we are receiving automated SSH bruteforce attacks trying to compromise the root user mainly from countries like China, Argentina, Brasil, Ecuador, Taiwan, Korea and India. After analyzing the traffic, we disabled the root user but hours later we started receiving attacks with different users, then we proceed to block the usage of users like: admin, test, guest, info, oracle, testing, webmaster and user.
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[-] Product Description:
phpSocial is a Social Network Platform similar with Facebook, allowing users to interact with each other by live chatting, sending messages, comments, like, share photos, life events and so much more.
Continue reading “Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability in phpSocial aka phpDolphin Social Network Script [CVE-2017-10801]”
Today we will talk about a session management vulnerability affects OpenProject with all its version before 6.1.6 (old Stable) and 7.0.3 (latest stable) and may lead to accounts compromise and perform unauthorized actions via physical access to the logged in user session. but first lets know some general info.
First what is OpenProject?
OpenProject is a web-based project management system for location-independent team collaboration. This open source application is released under the GNU General Public License Version 3 and is continuously developed by an active open source community.
In addition to numerous smaller OpenProject installations there are also some very large installations in global organizations with more than 2,500 projects.
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Today we will discuss about a basic hunt of a reflected cross site vulnerability in SimpleRisk platform but first lets know some general details about the platform itself
What is SimpleRisk?
SimpleRisk is an open-source risk management system released under Mozilla Public License and used for risk management activities. It enables risk managers to account for risks, plan mitigation measures, facilitate management reviews, prioritize for project planning, and track periodic reviews. SimpleRisk allows risk managers to prioritize enterprise responses according to the severity of threats and vulnerabilities that could impact the business.
SimpleRisk sports a dashboard for submitting a new risk for consideration by your team, for creating risk reports and graphs of risk levels and locations. Highly configurable, SimpleRisk report generation is dynamic; risk formulas could be tweaked on the fly.
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Hi, I’m Seif Elsallamy a bug hunter from Seekurity Team, Today i will show you a critical reflected Cross Site Scripting bug affecting mail.ru and could be used as an XSS worm but first let’s dive into some general information.
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I hope you all are fine and doing well. Yes you read it right, We managed to find a vulnerability in a framework used to exploit vulnerabilities! “Today is me tomorrow will be you” 🙂
Today we will talk about a CSRF vulnerability affects the web application of both versions (Express, Community and Professional) of Metasploit Project.
But first what is Metasploit? (Seriously maybe somebody out there don’t know about it yet :D)
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