Published on October 6, 2015 by nVisium Team
nVisium welcomes David Lindner, a seasoned security expert with a history of building services around mobile application security and, more recently, Internet of Things (“IoT”) security. David has deep knowledge of, and experience in, a wide range of programming languages, Mobile & IoT technology, and creating value-added services for clients. He’s the right choice to lead nVisium’s Mobile & IoT practice.
Published on September 20, 2015 by John Poulin
For those who aren't familiar, CSAW is an annual Capture the Flag (CTF) event hosted by NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering. It is a CTF intended for undergraduate students, but the qualifiers are open to anyone.
This post will walk you through one of the medium-difficulty web-application challenges.
Published on September 11, 2015 by Nikhil Charles
When I started my summer internship at nVisium, I was very new to the world of application security. One of my first tasks was to become familiar with the OWASP Top Ten. It took some time for me to understand the impact of these vulnerabilities, but XSS seemed rather harmless given that all the proof-of-concept exploits were simply alert boxes saying "xss." It turns out, however, that XSS is far more dangerous than it appeared at first glance.
In this post, we'll explore some of the risks associated with XSS and how you can defend your own applications from this type of attack.
Published on August 27, 2015 by Anand Vemuri
Published on August 13, 2015 by nVisium Team
nVisium is proud to announce the release of Django.nV, an intentionally vulnerable project management application. As with all of the 'nV' suite of applications, Django.nV demonstrates a series of common vulnerabilities in the context of a modern application. The flaws within the application include vulnerabilities ranging from the OWASP Top 10 (Injection, Insecure Direct Object Reference) to some Django-specific issues (Mass Assignment and Insecure Settings).
Published on August 12, 2015 by nVisium Team
nVisium is extremely proud to be ranked #431 on the Inc. 500 list of America's fastest growing private companies this year. nVisium has seen a surge in growth over the last few years, with a three-year growth rate of 1,087.4%. As a privately funded and completely bootstrapped company, we attribute this success to several factors.