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News

The Future is Bright

Today we are announcing an additional $20 million in funding to fuel our growth and continue to help organizations (and their software developers) secure their

How-To

Pen Testing with Python: Pros and Cons

What is Pen Testing? Pen Testing is a process of protecting your system from cyber attacks. This is achieved by executing various malicious programs in

AppSec Testing

Penetration Testing in AWS: Can You Test Your Cloud?

What Is AWS Penetration Testing? Penetration testing typically involves an ethical hacker looking for network vulnerabilities that a malicious hacker could exploit. These tests provide

Updates

Product Update – January 2021

A lot is happening with Bright! Here are some updates and new features that will make your experience even better. New Features Introducing a new

Vulnerabilities

Stored XSS: Impact, Examples, and Prevention

What Is Stored XSS (Cross Site Scripting)? XSS is an attack technique that injects malicious code into vulnerable web applications. Unlike other attacks, this technique

AppSec Testing

8 Great Snyk Alternatives

What is Snyk? Snyk is an application security testing tool that lets you identify and remediate vulnerabilities in open source components, proprietary source code, containers,

Vulnerabilities

XSS Attack: 3 Real Life Attacks and Code Examples

What is an XSS Attack? A cross-site scripting (XSS) attack injects malicious code into vulnerable web applications. XSS does not target the application directly. Instead,