Tag: software

OWASP

OWASP

What is OWASP? Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a non-profit foundation dedicated to improving software security. OWASP operates under the ‘open community model, where anyone can participate and contribute to projects, events, online discussions, and more. OWASP’s guiding principle is that all materials and information are freely available and accessible on their website […]

How to protect your servers from DDoS attack.

How to protect your servers from DDoS attack.

What is a DDoS Attack? The basic volumetric denial of service (DoS) attack often involves blasting an IP address with a lot of traffic. If the IP address points to a Web server, official traffic will not communicate with it, and the website will not be available. Another type of DoS attack is flooding, in […]

API Security in Cloud Native Applications

API Security in Cloud Native Applications

Indigenous cloud applications, based on microservice architecture, interact by sending requests or feedback through APIs. API communication plays an essential role in the integration of native cloud applications. Therefore, API security is an important part of traditional application security. The API-related security issues shown below directly impact the security of native cloud applications: What API […]

High Orbit Ion Cannon

High Orbit Ion Cannon

What is the High Orbit Ion Cannon (HOIC)? High Orbit Ion Cannon (HOIC) is a popular tool used to launch DoS and DDoS attacks, which aims to flood the victim’s network with web traffic and shut down a website or service. It is an easily accessible piece of open-source software developed by an anonymous hacktivist […]

What is GRE tunneling?

What is GRE tunneling?

What is GRE? Generic Routing Encapsulation, or GRE, is the protocol for inserting data packets using a single route protocol within the packets of another protocol. “Encapsulating” means wrapping one packet of data into another data packet, such as inserting a box inside another box. GRE is one way to set up a direct point […]