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The Web Hacking Incidents Database 2009 Bi-Annual Report
An analysis of recent web hacking incidents performed by Breach Security Labs shows that Web 2.0 sites are becoming a premier target for hackers. Based on analysis of recent 'web hacking incidents of importance,' Breach Security Labs found that:
The first half of 2009 showed a steep rise in attacks against Web 2.0 sites. This is the most targeted vertical market with 19% of the incidents.
Organizations have not implemented proper web application logging mechanisms and thus are unable to conduct proper incident response to identify and correct vulnerabilities.
Attack vectors exploiting Web 2.0 features such as user-contributed content were commonly employed.
Check out this brief report to learn more about recent web hacking incidents and Web 2.0 vulnerabilities.