November 19, 2014

Cloud-based browser testing service BrowserStack is back online following a successful attack against the company’s Amazon Web Services (AWS) infrastructure. The attacker gained access to a database of BrowserStack customer email addresses which were then...Read More
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November 18, 2014

There’s an elephant in the room when it comes to big data, and I’m not just talking about the one in the Apache Hadoop logo. But, we’ll get back to that. First a little context....Read More
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Every science fiction fan will tell you, there are two kinds of robots in the world: Good bots and bad bots. C-3PO? Good bot. Ultron? Bad bot. They’ll also tell you that, when confronted by...Read More
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November 11, 2014

In July, I wrote about how Imperva’s SecureSphere, Incapsula and Skyfence offerings combine to provide a comprehensive security approach for applications in Amazon Web Services (AWS). I also said there was “more to come” from...Read More
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November 04, 2014

Driven by compliance, auditing database activity has become a daily burden to most IT departments. At Imperva, we’ve found that over half of the organizations doing database audit are using tools embedded in their databases...Read More
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October 15, 2014

Google researchers recently uncovered a security bug (CVE-2014-3566) that they say could allow hackers to steal data. This vulnerability is a Man-In-The-Middle (MITM) attack which means a client-to-server session is being hijacked and then used...Read More
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October 09, 2014

Today, we are proud to release the 5th installment of our annual Web Application Attack Report. For those of you new to this report, Imperva’s Web Application Attack Report (WAAR) is a thorough analysis of...Read More
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October 02, 2014

Following my previous post on SSJI (Server Side JavaScript Injection), I received many questions requesting more details and techniques on how applications that use a big data back end may be vulnerable and If I...Read More
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September 30, 2014

Today, NSS Labs published one of its Comparative Analysis Reports on Web Application Firewalls. The publishing of this report will likely prompt glowing press releases from other vendors, each one citing the “security effectiveness” and...Read More
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Last month I wrote two articles about opportunity cost. But recently I got to thinking about an opportunity some long time Imperva customers are missing. In short, it’s turning on Community Defense, the crowdsourced threat...Read More
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