👩‍💻IW Weekly #36: 1,250€ Bounty, VoIP Spoofing, SSL Pinning, Intercepting Proxy, XSS Resources, Signature-based Malware Detection, and much more…

👩‍💻IW Weekly #36: 1,250€ Bounty, VoIP Spoofing, SSL Pinning, Intercepting Proxy, XSS Resources, Signature-based Malware Detection, and much more…
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Bounty of 1,250€ from Intigriti for VoIP spoofing vulnerability. Read about it here.

Welcome to the #IWWeekly36 - the Monday newsletter that brings the best in Infosec straight to your inbox.

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Now, coming back to today's NL, here are our top picks for this week: 7 articles, 6 Threads, 5 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.

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📝 7 Infosec Articles (5+ 2 beginner-friendly)

#1 Read this in-depth article by Kishor Balan on bypassing Android SSL pinning and intercepting Proxy unaware apps.

#2 Ltidi showed how to uncover hidden security risks in sendbird misconfigurations.

#3 Gaurang Bhatnagar discovered multiple vulnerabilities in an Airtel Android application.

#4 Find out how 0xjin discovered a VoIP spoofing vulnerability and received a bug bounty of 1,250€ from Intigriti.

#5 Luke Young's post contains a chain of vulnerabilities reported to Riot games that trigger the XSS vulnerability.

Beginner-friendly -

#1 Do you want to learn the basics of AWS penetration testing? Read this step-by-step guide by Pradip Bhattarai.

#2 Want to learn how to implement remote command execution in the real world? Read this classic example of remote command execution by Bhashit Pandya.

#1 Read this story of how a security vulnerability was discovered in Hyundai and Genesis vehicles by Sam Curry

#2 Master XSS with Intigriti's thread featuring a curated list of XSS learning resources.

#3 Find LFI vulnerabilities using GodFather Orwa’s bug bounty tips to get access to systems.

#4 Read this list of useful Google dorks by Intigriti. They’re perfect for finding valuable information about your target in bug bounty hunting.

Beginner-friendly -

#1 This thread explains what Signature-based detection for malware is and how to use it to protect your systems from attacks by Maik Ro.

#2 @Steiner254 shared a curated list of resources for learning about SQL injection vulnerabilities.

📽️ 5 Insightful Videos (3 + 2 beginner-friendly)

#1 Learn how to steal arbitrary files from LocalStorage in Android from this interview between @AseemShrey and @hax0rgb.

#2 Find how to bypass the Windows stack protection i.e. data execution prevention while binary exploit development by Guided Hacking.

#3 @LiveOverflow walks you through the reach Minecraft attack aka. TPAura attack.

Beginner-friendly -

#1 @PhD_Security solves a lab on server-side template injection while sharing amazing resources related to it.

#2 Watch @Gregxsunday’s extremely resourceful livestream where he shares his most important security lessons of 2022.

⚒️ 2 GitHub repositories & Tools

#1 The latest release of Osmedeus by @j3ssiejjj, a workflow engine for offensive security, with fresh changes.

#2 Csprecon is a golang based tool for content discovery using the content security policy by @edoardottt2.

💰1 Job Alert

#1 eSec Forte Technologies is on a hiring spree with positions open for application security, vulnerability assessment and penetration testing, cloud security, network security, etc.

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That’s all for this week. Hope you enjoyed these incredible finds and learned something new from today’s newsletter.

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