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Secrets of Exploiting Local and Remote File Inclusion

  • Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 1:00 PM EST (2014-02-18 18:00:00 UTC)
  • Justin Searle

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Join us for a two hour webcast and taste a sample of SANS's new 6-day course SEC642: Advanced Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking. This webcast will delve into the secrets of exploiting local file include (LFI) and remote file include (RFI) vulnerabilities. And if you thought LFI and RFI vulnerabilities only affected PHP web applications, think again. We'll take you through the techniques to find and exploit these flaws in .NET, Java, and our good old friend that has long since held the reputation of containing file inclusion vulnerabilities, PHP. We'll reveal tricks how to prevent the web server from executing code in its server-side source files allowing you to retrieve the source code you shouldn't be able to see. We'll also teach you how to get your own code up to the server for arbitrary code execution through those file inclusion vulnerabilities. Don't miss this opportunity to sample one of our hottest classes, SEC642, the sequel to our original 6-day web penetration class SEC542.

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Speaker Bio

Justin Searle

Justin Searle is a Managing Partner of UtiliSec, specializing in Smart Grid security architecture design and penetration testing. Justin led the Smart Grid Security Architecture group in the creation of NIST Interagency Report 7628 and played key roles in the Advanced Security Acceleration Project for the Smart Grid (ASAP-SG). He currently leads the testing group at the National Electric Sector Cybersecurity Organization Resources (NESCOR). Justin has taught courses in hacking techniques, forensics, networking, and intrusion detection for multiple universities, corporations, and security conferences. Mr. Searle is currently a Senior instructor for the SANS Institute. In addition to electric power industry conferences, Justin frequently presents at top international security conferences such as Black Hat, DEFCON, OWASP, Nullcon, and AusCERT. Justin co-leads prominent open source projects including the Samurai Web Testing Framework (SamuraiWTF), the Samurai Security Testing Framework for Utilities (SamuraiSTFU), Middler, Yokoso!, and Laudanum. Justin has an MBA in International Technology and is a CISSP and SANS GIAC certified Incident Handler (GCIH), Intrusion Analyst (GCIA), and Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT).

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