White Hack Labs Blog

Feb - 16
2021

Web Vulnerabilities of 2020

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Before we get started talking about those vulnerabilities um we’d like to take a step back and talk about why we need this webinar our goal is to keep you aware of the risk involved in running a digital service…

Sep - 30
2019

Penetration Testing Black Box vs White Box

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Penetration Testing is the great way to assess the security risks associated with your IT systems, identify security bugs in your software and infrastructure and improve your company’s security posture. However, it may be difficult to choose what type of…

Jul - 18
2019

Instagram Account Takeover Vulnerability

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Have you ever wondered how secure your Instagram account is against brute-force attacks? It turns out that until recently it would cost a tech-savvy hacker $150 to be able compromise any Instagram account. This vulnerability was recently discovered a security…

Nov - 28
2018

Users' BTC Wallet Private Keys Compromised

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On November 26 a crypto payment company: BitPay has published a security advisory about compromised private keys for an undisclosed number of users of their wallet application: Copay. Private keys are used to access and spend crypto currency that the…

Oct - 16
2018

Adding “Secure” to your SDLC

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Have you ever asked you yourself one of the following questions: “Will the new features we are deploying withstand a cyber attack?” “How do we measure the level of security our Software platform has at any point of time?”

Oct - 01
2018

Facebook Data Breach with 50 million users affected

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Facebook issued a security update last Friday to its users with information about a data breach that took place in September affecting at least 50 million Facebook accounts. At the time of disclosure (Fri Sept 28, 2018), Facebook has taken…

Sep - 27
2018

CVE-2018-17144 Bitcoin… That was close.

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It all started with an innocent alt-coin contributor testing his code in his van by the beach. He noticed that some tests didn’t pass and alerted the Bitcoin core team. Bitcoin core team was quick to react and patch the critical…

Sep - 07
2018

Understanding Penetration Testing and how it can save your company from disaster

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First and foremost, it is important to understand that your developers did not necessarily build an in-secure application, system or network because of lack of skill. More often developers are focused on the execution of a well-functioning application to facilitate the needs of the business and not necessarily on the security risks associated with cyber-attacks...