When Parameterized Queries Won’t Help

The usual recommendation for vulnerabilities that enable us to manipulate database queries (SQL injection) is to use a method such as prepared statements (parameterized queries) to query the database. Correct…

Java’s BaRMIe Back Door

A week ago I released a tool that I have been working on to enable security professionals to interact with applications that utilise Java’s Remote Method Invocation (RMI). This is…

Attacking Java Deserialization

Deserialization vulnerabilities are far from new, but exploiting them is more involved than other common vulnerability classes. During a recent client engagement I was able to take advantage of Java…