3 types of ecommerce attacks you should know

3 types of ecommerce attacks you should know

The tremendous increase in online transactions has been accompanied by an equal rise in the number and type of attacks against the security of eCommerce sites. Some of these attacks have utilized vulnerabilities that have been published in reusable third-party...

Your eCommerce site has been hacked and you don’t know how to recover?

Your eCommerce site has been hacked and you don’t know how to recover?

Your eCommerce site has been hacked and you do not know how to recover? With the massive growth in cyber-crime, it’s a sad fact that it’s highly likely to become a question of "when" rather than "if". Discover in this article the action plan designed step by step, to...

eCommerce: Critical XSS flaws in Magento

eCommerce: Critical XSS flaws in Magento

Hundreds of thousands of websites, many that sell good or services, are at risk of hijacking attacks made possible by a just-patched vulnerability in the Magento e-commerce platform. Critical XSS (Cross-Site Scripting) vulnerabilities have been found in both version 1...

WordPress & Joomla sites infected with Adoble Flash Files

WordPress & Joomla sites infected with Adoble Flash Files

Hundreds of websites based on WordPress and Joomla dynamic content systems (CMS) have been attacked for 5 months by a malicious Flash file. The .swf file injects code into the pages of the sites through an iframe. The code then redirects the browser to a malware that...

Local Communities: damn vulnerable websites

Local Communities: damn vulnerable websites

In late March, a French newspaper (La Gazette) made a disastrous record on the security level of French municipalities web sites. On 14.000 sites, over 50% are not only vulnerable but clearly expose vulnerabilities (Read the article: Thousands of poorly secured...

CMS, a prime target for hackers

CMS, a prime target for hackers

This year was a banner year for content management system (CMS) hacking. CMS are powerfull, easy to cutomize and let you build a website in less than an hour for a low price. However, CMS are vulnerable by nature because they are built on open source frameworks. It is...