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👩‍💻Smart Contract Security, WAF Bypassing, HTTP Parameter Pollution, Race Condition, IDOR, Web Cache Poisoning, and much more…

👩‍💻Smart Contract Security, WAF Bypassing, HTTP Parameter Pollution, Race Condition, IDOR, Web Cache Poisoning, and much more…

Learn about HTTP Parameter pollution - an easy test to bag a good bounty.

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For today, 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.

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📝 5 Infosec Articles

#1 Read how @Lotus_619 discovered web cache poisoning in Hubspot and secured more than 100,000 websites.

#2 Going Atomic: The strengths and weaknesses of a technique-centric purple teaming approach explained by @ajpc500.

#3 If you find WAF bypassing cool, then you'll enjoy reading @s0md3v's awesome writeup on bypassing ModSecurity for RCEs.

#4 Monish Basaniwal explains a Million Dollar hack by finding Race Condition and IDOR on gift card website.

#5 Read this amazing article to know how Santosh kumar shah found out of band rce with burpsuite collaborator.

#1 Want to learn about Active Directory security? Rami posted an awesome thread containing a curated list of blogs to start active directory security.

#2 Interested In Blockchain & Smart Contract Security? Read this valuable thread from @Shashank that explains Integer Overflow and Underflow in Smart Contracts.

#3 Here's a great thread to help you find sources to gather open source intelligence.

#4 Learn about HTTP Parameter pollution - an easy test to bag a good bounty.

📽️ 3 Insightful Videos

#1 A great opportunity to dive into smart contract hacking as @Nahamsec starts a series in collaboration with @HalbornSecurity.

#2  @_JohnHammond goes over a challenge from DEFCON @RedTeamVillage_ CTF and shows us some cool tricks with PHP.

#3 @c3rb3ru5d3d53c teaches us how to go about learning assembly language for malware analysis and reverse engineering.

⚒️2 Github repositories & Tools

#1 Hakscale by @hakluke is a tool based on Golang which allows users to distribute scans/commands across many systems.

#2 JWT-Reauth is a burpsuite plugin that caches authentication tokens from an "auth" URL, and then adds them as headers on all requests going to a certain scope by @NCCGroupInfosec.

💰1 Job alert

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