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👩‍💻$7000 Bounty, Web3 Bug Hunting, API Hacking, IDOR, Triggering XSS with emojis, XSS Flyer, and much more…

👩‍💻$7000 Bounty, Web3 Bug Hunting, API Hacking, IDOR, Triggering XSS with emojis, XSS Flyer, and much more…

Planning to jump into Web3 bug hunting? This twitter thread can guide you through to get ready for hunting on Web3 platforms by @Pavel Shabarkin.

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Welcome to the #IWWeekly21 - the Monday newsletter that brings the best in Infosec straight to your inbox.

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For now, here are our top picks for this week: 5 articles, 4 Threads, 3 videos, 2 Github repos and tools, 1 job alert to help you maximize the benefit from this newsletter and take a massive jump ahead in your career.

Excited? Let’s dive in👇

📝 5 Infosec Articles

#1 What if you get to know about using emojis to trigger XSS? Read how @Patrik Fabian found an XSS vulnerability via using emojis.

#2 In Browser-powered Desync attack article @James Kettle shows you how to turn your victim's web browser into a desync delivery platform, shifting the request smuggling frontier by exposing single-server websites.

#3 Always a cold debate around bug reports of IDORs with IDs which are not predictable. Read about @rez0’s article for why they are valid vulnerabilities and should be fixed.

#4 Read how @KevTheHermit’s team discovered major vulnerabilities in the Control Web Panel including RCE, account hijacking and Injection vulnerability.

#5 @Andri shares his personal notes regarding the unpopular RCE bug in the Jackson data binding library. Read how he earned a $7000 bug bounty from Grab (RCE Unique Bugs).

#1 @Nithin R’s detailed thread about choosing the right bug bounty program. It can be of great help if you’re a beginner or facing problems.

#2 Planning to jump into Web3 bug hunting? This twitter thread can guide you through to get ready for hunting on Web3 platforms by @Pavel Shabarkin.

#3 Here’s the summary of the whole 30-Days AWS vulnerability thread by @Devansh Bordia.

#4 @secr0 shares their XSS flyer along with out of the box XSS bypass filters.

📽️ 3 Insightful Videos

#1 David Bomball interviews Corey Ball aka hAPI_hacker and discusses everything about API hacking and his free API hacking course.

#2 Learn how to hack APIs by Corey Ball.

#3 @Gunnar Andrews shares his personal experience and what he learned talking to top hackers at DEFCON.

⚒️2 Github repositories & Tools

#1 nullt3r’s tool named Jf scan is a wrapper around a super-fast port scanner Masscan and Nmap. It's designed to simplify work when scanning for open ports on targets in a variety of formats.

#2 GraphQuail is a Burp Suite extension that offers a toolkit for testing GraphQL endpoints. Read about the currently implemented features in this tool at Github by @forcesunseen.

💰1 Job alert ⚠️

#1 Anzen Technologies Private Limited hiring for Intern position.

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