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Anatomy of a SQL Injection Attack

Trailrunner7 (1100399) writes | more than 4 years ago

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Trailrunner7 (1100399) writes "SQL injection has become perhaps the most widely used technique for compromising Web applications, thanks to both its relative simplicity and high success rate. It's not often that outsiders get a look at the way these attacks work, but a well-known researcher is providing just that. Rafal Los showed a skeptical group of executives just how quickly he could compromise one of their sites using SQL injection, and in the process found that the site had already been hacked and was serving the Zeus Trojan to visitors."
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Not often? Really? (1)

ayn0r (771846) | more than 4 years ago | (#31277834)

Seems to me I've read articles like these over and over again...and most of them actually contain at least something more interesting than just a guy who puts ' AND 1=1-- in a form field.

Re:Not often? Really? (1)

ayn0r (771846) | more than 4 years ago | (#31277844)

err, s/AND/OR/ :)
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