This CRLF to XSS bug chain resulted in a $6000 bounty from Microsoft.
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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, 2 job alerts 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)
#2 postMessage() bugs can lead to some serious bounties, @Rhynorater shares some tips and tools on exploiting postMessages.
#3 Read this well crafted article by @Kostastsale that demonstrates how threat emulation can be used for threat hunting.
#4 Web application firewalls might be the last thing in your way from getting a completely working exploit. Checkout this article by @yeswehack on how to bypass WAFs.
#5 Read to understand how @thecyberneh found a CRLF to XSS bug chain which resulted in a $6000 bounty from Microsoft.
#2 @cowdex shares his methodology to learn web vulnerabilities effectively.
🧵6 Trending Threads (4 + 2 beginner-friendly)
#3 A thread by @AppSecEngineer on how customizability and flexibility in Nuclei sets it apart from other vulnerability scanners.
📽️ 5 Insightful Videos (3 + 2 beginner-friendly)
#1 Learn how to submit high quality bug bounty reports from @Hack_All_Things, lead security engineer and bug bounty program manager at Zoom.
#2 Think UUIDs don’t follow a pattern? Watch @0xLupin’s talk on how he was able to guess a user’s UUID to perform full account takeover and other quirky bugs.
#1 @hackersden_ talks about hacking and securing iOS applications for beginners.
⚒️ 2 GitHub repositories & Tools
💰2 Job Alerts
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