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Top WordPress sites vulnerable 6 wks after plugin patch released

In this brief analysis I look at whether plugin security updates are being applied to the most popular WordPress based sites. Everyone knows WordPress is an incredibly popular platform for not only traditional blogs but also increasingly as a full blown content management system (CMS). This popularity combined with a makes it a popular target […]

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Armitage – Cyber Attack Management for Metasploit

Metasploit development continues in leaps and bounds both from within Rapid7 and from the community. This is newly released tool puts the power of the Metasploit Framework into the hands of those who prefer point and clicky interfaces. Why does Armitage exist? I’ve met too many security professionals who don’t know how to use Metasploit. […]

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Metasploit Express Review

Metasploit Express with Ubuntu The purchase of Metasploit by Rapid7 last year and the recent release of Metasploit Express has been big news in the security community. I have finally gotten around to giving it a spin. So what is Metasploit Express? It is a web based front end for Metasploit that provides not only […]

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Metasploit 3.4.0 on Ubuntu 10.04 a quick introduction

Perhaps you have heard of metasploit. It is a very powerful exploitation framework developed by HD Moore. Solid growth has seen an early version that was a few exploits in a perl based wrapper turn into a ruby coded framework that is competing with Core Impact and Canvas in the pen-testing community. The latest version […]

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