Astra

New Delhi, India
2018
  |  By Sanskriti Jain
Sun Tzu once said, “If you know the enemy and know yourself, your victory will not stand in doubt.” Yet, despite global cybersecurity investment crossing $188 Billion and 93% of companies feeling cyber-secure, the data breaches in the US alone were up by 78% in 2023.
  |  By Nivedita James Palatty
CVE-2024-3094 is a critical backdoor vulnerability found in the XZ Utils open-source library. The vulnerability was caused by a malicious code injected into the library by one of the maintainers. The vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute any desired code on systems with exposed SSH packages.
  |  By Jinson Varghese
Privileged Access Management (PAM) is a comprehensive framework of policies, strategies, and technologies designed to regulate, oversee, and fortify access to critical resources for human and service accounts.
  |  By Nivedita James Palatty
A stored XSS vulnerability was discovered in BlogHub, a plugin in the CMS October. This article explores the vulnerability, its impact, and current status in detail.
  |  By Nivedita James Palatty
A company that deals with financial data in any form would be aware of PCI-DSS or Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards. PCI-DSS was created specifically to help companies maintain security measures for companies that deal with cardholder information.
  |  By Nivedita James Palatty
Today’s cybersecurity landscape comes with risks such as improper implementation of security and control measures. This can critically affect your company’s revenue and result in disastrous data breaches, theft, or manipulation.
  |  By Nivedita James Palatty
VikRentCar is a popular car rental management system that is also available as a WordPress plugin. The plugin provides a hassle-free and reliable rent reservation system for cars, scooters, motorbikes, boats, and any other vehicles.
  |  By Nivedita James Palatty
The Federal Trade Commission or FTC, established in 1914, was put forth by then-president Woodrow Wilson to protect consumers, investors, and businesses from anti-competition or industry monopoly. Essentially this meant promoting competition and providing more opportunities for others to enter the market sector.
  |  By Nivedita James Palatty
The process of protecting web API from attacks and ensuring only authorized access takes place is called API security. In the past six months attacks targeting APIs have increased by 400%. This has resulted in API security becoming a C-level discussion in many companies.
  |  By Nivedita James Palatty
If you’re a SaaS vendor in healthcare, finance, or any industry, the value of solid foolproof security cannot be overstated. The data generated by your business is always a prime target for malicious entities. Add to this, the healthy growth of your business also depends on good security. The current digital landscape necessitates invaluable attention to security for any business with an online presence.
  |  By Astra
WireMock is an API developer productivity platform that provides developers with the tools and technologies needed to get the job done easily when they depend on APIs in the development process. It allows developers to be productive when they're consuming 3rd party and internal APIs that delay their development or when they prototype and deliver APIs.
  |  By Astra
Hi! In this video, we talk about evolution (or the lack of) of Pentest Reports/VAPT Reports in the last decade. We review a few key components of a VAPT/Pentest Report and also take a dive into new exciting feature 'Reports' by Astra Pentest.
  |  By Astra
Zenduty is a business critical application used by some of the top engineering teams across the world. When it comes to continuous Pentest, Zenduty trusts Astra’s platform. See what Ankur, (CTO & co-founder of Zenduty) has to say about their experience with Astra.
  |  By Astra
Astra is a cyber security SaaS company that makes otherwise chaotic penetration tests a breeze with its one of a kind Pentest Platform. Astra's continuous vulnerability scanner emulates hacker behavior to scan applications for 8300+ security tests. CTOs & CISOs love Astra because it helps them fix vulnerabilities in record time and move from DevOps to DevSecOps with Astra's CI/CD integrations.
  |  By Astra
Established in 2015 by David De Guz, Rebrandly provides a holistic link management platform to create substantial touchpoints between brands and their customers. Embracing the assets links to every company, Rebrandly’s link management services help brand, track, and share short, catchy URLs with customized domain names.
  |  By Astra
This video talks about how you can seamlessly schedule vulnerability scans using Astra.
  |  By Astra
We've brought security to your workplace Astra users can now manage their security within Slack 🥳 You can stay on top with alerts about the target, manage vulnerabilities and collaborate with Astra's security experts - right within Slack
  |  By Astra
2022 was awesome for us at Astra Security 🚀 We hit new milestones, improved security & saved millions in potential loss for our users, launched tonnes of new features and had a lot of fun doing it all! A big "THANK YOU" to our team, customers & everyone who has supported us throughout 🙏
  |  By Astra
Directory Traversal might not be considered as a high-impact vulnerability but it can be a stepping stone to information leak and shell upload vulnerability. The lack of directory traversal security can allow an attacker to manipulate the file path to gain unauthorized access to different files in the directory. You need penetration testing to detect the directory traversal vulnerability. This video is a short explanation of how the file traversal vulnerability can be exploited, and how you can avoid it.
  |  By Astra
Clickjacking is an interface-based attack where the hacker manipulates the CSS of a website to insert a malicious iframe, button, or link which hides behind a seemingly harmless button of link. It takes the user to a malicious page and triggers some unsolicited action on the user's behalf. A clickjacking attack may be used to trigger a malware download, loss of content, or money, among other things. You can detect it with the help of penetration testing.

Astra Security Suite makes security simple and hassle-free for thousands of websites & businesses worldwide.

Find and fix every single security loophole with our hacker-style pentest:

  • Test for 3000+ vulnerabilities: Including industry standard OWASP & SANS tests.
  • Shift DevOps to DevSecOps: Integrate security into your CI/CD pipeline.
  • Get ISO, SOC2, GDPR or HIPAA Compliant: Cover all the essential tests required for compliance.
  • Scan your critical APIs: Protect your business critical APIs from vulnerabilities.
  • Automated & manual pentest: We combine automated tools with manual, in-depth pentest to uncover all possible vulnerabilities.

Arm your website against every potential threat:

  • Rock-solid firewall and malware scanner: Protect your website in real time and uncover any malicious code.
  • Scan for vulnerabilities: Scan and protect your site from the most common vulnerabilities and malware.
  • Seal up vulnerabilities automatically: Astra’s firewall automatically virtually patches known exploits which can be patched by firewalls principally.
  • Perform daily malware scans: Get peace of mind and keep hackers at bay with Astra's daily malware scans.
  • Build custom security rules. With Astra’s security boosters, build custom security rules for your website using our no code builder.

Protect your business from all threats, with Astra's hassle-free security.