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How do I respond to a security researcher?
1 project | reddit.com/r/Wordpress | 18 Nov 2021
It's not difficult to use an off the shelf scanner to identify potentially vulnerable scripts on someones site then email them asking for money while alluding to other potential vulnerabilities.
Authenticate Room - Rockyou Won't Load in Burpsuite?
1 project | reddit.com/r/tryhackme | 8 Nov 2021
How do I stop Spotify tracking my location and suggesting playlists based on where I am?
1 project | reddit.com/r/spotify | 18 Aug 2021
That is why I found the Parler breach so amusing... I heard those Nazis used glorified Wordpress - there's automated scanning tools for wordpress nowadays!!
The most important step in hacking - Enumeration
9 projects | dev.to | 12 Jul 2021
Specialised tools can be used, for example WPScan. Allowing us to enumerate the wordpress CMS.
Finding security vulnerabilities in a WordPress plugin
2 projects | reddit.com/r/Wordpress | 3 Jun 2021
Boss wants vulnerability scans completed on Linux servers and WordPress websites.
2 projects | reddit.com/r/hacking | 3 May 2021
Linux Servers (Remotely): nmap -> nmap -sC -sV -p- ipHere WordPress Websites: wpscan -> wpscan --url http://site.com/
How do I check a plugin someone wrote for me for security vulnerabilities?
1 project | reddit.com/r/Wordpress | 12 Apr 2021
To start, I highly recommend reviewing this plugin security testing cheat sheet for WordPress. It has the most common WordPress vulnerabilities and you can search the plugins code for these flaws: https://github.com/wpscanteam/wpscan/wiki/WordPress-Plugin-Security-Testing-Cheat-Sheet
wordpress enumeration without wpscan
4 projects | reddit.com/r/oscp | 27 Mar 2021
There is one annoying "gotcha" when using WPScan, especially plugin enumeration, which is for the best results you have to go an extra step and add the "--plugins-detection mixed" option. It is documented in our user documentation - https://github.com/wpscanteam/wpscan/wiki/WPScan-User-Documentation#enumeration-modes
Best free security plugin for WP website?
2 projects | reddit.com/r/Wordpress | 12 Mar 2021
There is a free wordpress security scanning service that you could leverage for regular security auditing of your site called WPScan that is fantastic on detecting and auditing common vulnerabilities to plugins and security exposures.
How to tell if a plugin is being used?
2 projects | reddit.com/r/Wordpress | 19 Feb 2021
wpscan will audit for plugins used that have publicly exposed vulnerabilities. The methods of detection are quite clever and it works well.
What are some alternatives?
SecLists - SecLists is the security tester's companion. It's a collection of multiple types of lists used during security assessments, collected in one place. List types include usernames, passwords, URLs, sensitive data patterns, fuzzing payloads, web shells, and many more.
RustScan - 🤖 The Modern Port Scanner 🤖
ModSecurity - ModSecurity is an open source, cross platform web application firewall (WAF) engine for Apache, IIS and Nginx that is developed by Trustwave's SpiderLabs. It has a robust event-based programming language which provides protection from a range of attacks against web applications and allows for HTTP traffic monitoring, logging and real-time analysis. With over 10,000 deployments world-wide, ModSecurity is the most widely deployed WAF in existence.
vane - A GPL fork of the popular wordpress vulnerability scanner WPScan
BloodHound - Six Degrees of Domain Admin
Sublist3r - Fast subdomains enumeration tool for penetration testers
netdiscover - Netdiscover, ARP Scanner (official repository)