👩💻IW Weekly #12: $O to $150,000/month mindset, Zoom RCE, Abusing FB Features, Bypass CSRF Protection, and much more.
Welcome to the twelfth edition of Infosec Weekly - the Monday newsletter that brings the best in Infosec straight to your inbox.
In today’s edition, we’ve included freshly brewed Infosec content in a format of 5 articles, 4 Threads, 3 videos, 2 Github repos and tools, and 1 job alert, to help you maximize the benefit from this newsletter and take a massive jump ahead in your career.
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📝 5 Infosec Articles
#1 Pending Intents: A pentester's view By @Ch0pin
#3 Abusing Facebook’s feature for a permanent account confusion (logic vulnerability)
Read how @terminatorLM abused logic vulnerability on Facebook which led to 2FA bypass/denial of service by locking users to login into the attacker’s controlled account forever.
#4 From open redirect to RCE in one week
@byq turned open redirect into RCE on several hosts of the Mail.Ru group by exploitation of unsafe deserialization in PHP.
#5 Weird email verification bypass
@vaibhav-atkale disclosed a nice tip to check email verification token bypass by creating multiple accounts.
🧵4 Trending Threads
#1 Check this awesome broken access control tips thread from @_zwink
#2 7 methods you can try to bypass CSRF protection by @harshbothra_
#3 Disclose a Unfixed Google Cloud Platform Vulnerability by @itspeterc
#4 A nice SSRF bypass explanation thread from @cyberzeel
📽️ 3 Insightful Videos
#1 Zoom RCE, VMware Auth Bypass, and GitLab Stored XSS [Bug Bounty Podcast)
Amazing Bug Bounty podcast by Day  explaining some cool vulnerabilities | XML stanza smuggling in Zoom for a MitM attack, an odd auth bypass, a Gitlab stored XSS and gadget based CSP bypass, and an interesting technique to leverage a path traversal/desync against NGINX Plus.
#2 From $O to $150,000/month - Hacking Methodology & Mindset
If you’re struggling to find bugs in bug bounty, then check this video by @_zwink. He discusses what are the most important factors to succeed in bug bounty hunting, and lays out an easy to follow multi-step formula.
#3 OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect (in plain English)
Developer advocate Nate Barbettini breaks down OpenlD and OAuth 2.0 in plain English.
⚒️2 Github repositories & Tools
#1 Osmedeus by @j3ssiejjj
It’s a workflow engine for offensive security. It was designed to build a foundation with the flexibility that allows you to build your own reconnaissance system and run it on a large number of targets.
#2 Hakoriginfinder by @hakluke
Check this awesome tool for discovering the origin host behind a reverse proxy. Useful for bypassing WAFs and other reverse proxies.
💰1 Job alert ⚠️
Quantiphi is looking for Jr. cyber security engineer. Apply here.
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