Bad Behavior: SQL Attacks

by Erin on July 8th, 2008 in Industry and Security News, Security Alerts.

Last week, we saw two legitimate sites hit by SQL injection attacks: Sony PlayStation and the Association of Tennis Professionals. SQL injection attacks are an emerging tactic that is becoming increasingly popular among hackers. There has been a recent rise in mass attacks - compromising hundreds of thousands of websites - and all signs point to the fact that we're likely to see more to come.

To learn more about the rash of dangerous SQL injections plaguing the Web, check out this months "Bad Behavior" article in our company newsletter, Lavasoft News.