AppSec Blog: Category - Spot the Vuln

Spot the Vuln - Radical

When you are right, you cannot be too radical; When you are wrong, you cannot be too conservative. - Martin Luther King, Jr. Spot the Vuln uses code snippets from open source applications to demonstrate vulnerabilities in real world web applications. Every Monday morning a vulnerable code snippet is posted. Take a look at the … Continue reading Spot the Vuln - Radical


Spot the Vuln - Light - Cross Site Scripting

Details Affected Software: FreeNAS Fixed in Version: 0.69.3 Issue Type: Cross Site Scripting (XSS) Original Code: Found Here Description The code sample for this week contained a couple XSS vulnerabilities. Although not essential for exploitation, its also interesting to note that this response is within an SVG image. You can see this by examining the … Continue reading Spot the Vuln - Light - Cross Site Scripting


Spot the Vuln - Light

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist. - Schumann Spot the Vuln uses code snippets from open source applications to demonstrate vulnerabilities in real world web applications. Every Monday morning a vulnerable code snippet is posted. Take a look at the vulnerable code and try … Continue reading Spot the Vuln - Light


Spot the Vuln - Money - SQL Injection

Details Affected Software: Surfnet IDS Fixed in Version: 1.03.07 Issue Type: SQL Injection Original Code: Found Here Description There were a couple of SQL injection bugs here. Beginning at line 35, we see that the Surfnet IDS developers have accepted three POST parameters and have assigned tainted values to three different variables: $keyname, $vlanid, $action. … Continue reading Spot the Vuln - Money - SQL Injection


Spot the Vuln - Money

Money won't buy happiness, but it will pay the salaries of a large research staff to study the problem. - Bill Vaughan Spot the Vuln uses code snippets from open source applications to demonstrate vulnerabilities in real world web applications. Every Monday morning a vulnerable code snippet is posted. Take a look at the vulnerable … Continue reading Spot the Vuln - Money