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Sending ModSecurity Logs to MySQL

Previous Work As part of our positions at SpiderLabs Research we each get time to undertake various research tasks. Typically on the Web Server Security team we spend this time improving ModSecurity and Trustwave WAF, analyzing the latest web threats,...

Protecting Your Sites from Apache.Commons Vulnerabilities

A few weeks ago, FoxGlove Security released this important blog post that includes several Proof-of-Concepts for exploiting Java unserialize vulnerabilities. A remote attacker can gain Remote Code Execution by sending specially crafted payload to any endpoint expecting a serialized...

Joomla 0-Day Exploited In the Wild (CVE-2015-8562)

A recent new 0-day in Joomla discovered by Sucuri (Sucuri Blog) has drawn a lot of attention from the Joomla community, as well as attackers. Using knowledge gained from our recent research on Joomla (CVE-2015-7857, SpiderLabs Blog Post) and information...

Zero-day in Magmi database client for popular e-commerce platform Magento targeted in the wild

Magento is the most popular e-commerce platform owned by eBay since 2011. We illustrate how a severe security flaw can be introduced into a Magneto based e-commerce system, when installing a commonly used vulnerable version of the open-source Magmi utility and failing to change the default security configuration. The appearance of HTTP requests attempting to exploit this vulnerability in the wild indicates that some bad actors are onto this method as well. Once successful, the attacker gains the Magento site credentials and the encryption key for the Magento database.

Announcing ModSecurity v2.9.0 Stable Release

The SpiderLabs Research - ModSecurity Team is proud to announce the stable release of version 2.9.0 which contains bug fixes reported during the Release Candidate (RC) phase. The most important change from v2.9.0-RC2 to v2.9.0: Fix apr_crypto.h include, now checking...

Setting HoneyTraps with ModSecurity: Adding Fake Cookies

This blog post continues with the topic of setting "HoneyTraps" within your web applications to catch attackers. Please review the previous posts for more examples: Project Honeypot Integration Unused Web Ports Adding Fake robots.txt Entries Adding Fake HTML Comments Adding...

Reflected File Download - A New Web Attack Vector

PLEASE NOTE: As promised, I've published a full white paper that is now available for download: White paper "Reflected File Download: A New Web Attack Vector" by Oren Hafif. On October 2014 as part of my talk at the Black...

Blackhat Arsenal 2014: Live ModSecurity Demonstrations

If you are heading out to Blackhat USA 2014 in Las Vegas this week, please stop by the Arsenal Tools area on Thursday morning to see live demonstrations of ModSecurity's advanced features. Arsenal Demonstration Information Location: Mandalay Bay Convention Center,...

[Honeypot Alert] Open Flash Charts File Upload Attacks

Our web honeypots picked up some increased scanning/exploit activity for the following file upload vulnerability in Open Flash Charts - The following screenshot shows the contents of the vulnerable ofc_upload_image.php file: As you can see from this simple code, there...