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Secrets of Exploiting Local and Remote File Inclusion

  • Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM EST (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

Mr. Searle is Director of Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security at InGuardians, an independent information security consulting company providing high-value services including penetration testing, security assessments, threat hunting, and incident response. He is also a Senior Instructor for the SANS Institute, having taught core ICS security courses including  “ICS/SCADA Security Essentials” and “Assessing and Exploiting Control Systems.” 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).

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