There are several pressing issues when using a CMS. If a vulnerability exists in one CMS,anyone making use of that particular CMS can be abused. Most common attack surface exist as mentioned below:
Using Outdated Version of the CMS
Using an outdated version of a cms makes it a very easy target for hackers, because the vulnerabilities that exist in that version of the cms are patched in the following version and they are made public. So if an attacker finds out that an outdated version of a cms is being used it makes his work very easy.
Using Weak Credentials
Using weak credentials leaves the accounts vulnerable to automated brute force attacks.
The core code of the CMS might not be vulnerable but the plugins might be. Since plugins are customized according to one's requirements, it might open up a lot of scope for hackers.
Misconfiguring a CMS can cause a plethora of problems ranging from exposing the directories to using default credentials or keys. The default credentials are known to everyone and if default credentials are used it gives easy access to hackers to privileged accounts.
We offer exculsive security testing services for the following:
If you're using any other CMS that we didn't mention above, feel free to contact us!
Services for CMS Security
- Secure configuration for your CMS
- Eliminating all know vulnerabilities
- Updating outdated plugins/addons
- Malware removal
- Identifying and removing any backdoors
- Black box penetration testing