Installing DVWA on Backtrack



If you are visiting this site means you have an interest in hacking and security related things. Today in this post you will learn how to install Damn Vulnerable Web Application (DVWA) and build you own mini pen testing lab.

Damn Vulnerable Web App (DVWA) is a PHP/MySQL web application that is damn vulnerable. you can practice various attacks like SQL injection, XSS, CSRF, File upload etc using it. In this post i will show you how to setup DVWA in Backtrack the easy way and start learning various methods of web application attack without hacking into someone else's website.

How To Know You Have A Good Web Hosting Service

How To Know You Have A Good Web Hosting Service

If you sleep well every night, you know you have a good hosting service. Because the alternative is so painfully hellacious that it would keep one up at night decrying the situation. To know the good, it must be compared with the bad and so to know the bad service is when, customer service does not response with a cogent answer within, at the very latest, 3 hours from initiation of the query.
There are three things that your service should consistently provide otherwise, they are not a good hosting service. There are many others that do provide this but are not easily found and there are those that provide this and more but are deemed unaffordable. As for the three things that all good hosting services provide, we find them here, in turn.