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November 26, 2008

Sandcat will be reviewed by the Hackers Center Security Research Group - Syhunt's Sandcat product line will be featured in an upcoming review by the HSC Research Group. The HSC Research Group will be conducting a series of reviews for their visitors that will cover most of the web application security scanners available today. Keep an eye on hackerscenter.com for more info about the reviews! We are contributing with both a license of our remote web application scanner and our application source code scanner.

September 12, 2008

Syhunt introduces Sandcat 3.7 - Sandcat 3.7 offers a whole new experience in web application security assessment for security professionals. The new version includes a consolidated, lightweight and multi-tabbed user interface, new features for aiding during the manual testing process, better memory management, improved site crawling, tree view navigation and cache for the scanned hosts, consolidated support for extensions, among other enhancements. We hope you enjoy the new version!

We also would like to announce the availability of Sandcat for PHP 1.0.0.1, Sandcat Hardener 4.3 and Sandcat Log Analysis Tool 4.8 - the new tools provide additional accuracy and minor bug fixes.

June 6, 2008

Top Government Organizations choose Syhunt for Web Application Security - The most recent additions to Syhunt's marquee customer list include the U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and a cryptologic intelligence agency from a great nation. We're pleased to have the opportunity to help our newest customers automate web application security testing and proactively guard their Web infrastructure against web application security threats.

May 21, 2008

Syhunt releases comprehensive white box testing solution for PHP developers - Syhunt today introduced Sandcat for PHP, the first whitebox testing solution featuring both static source code analysis and hardening capabilities for PHP developers. Sandcat for PHP makes developers and QA testers life easier by automatically uncovering multiple classes of application vulnerabilities and also identifying key areas of the code that need review. The first version of the tool can detect cross-site scripting, file inclusion, SQL injection, command execution and validation problems. Read the full announcement here

April 8, 2008

Syhunt introduces Sandcat 3.6 - Syhunt is proud to announce the availability of Sandcat 3.6. Sandcat 3.6 includes enhanced detection accuracy of web application security flaws, filter evasion feature, script-based engine customization feature, PCI Compliance report feature, and new, enhanced versions of Sandcat extensions.

March 12, 2008

Key U.S. Government agency selects Sandcat - A major government agency in the United States has selected Sandcat for securing its web servers and web applications. Syhunt is pleased to have provided its advanced security assessment solution to a key U.S. Government agency. Sandcat was selected for its ability to efficiently scan for multiple vulnerability classes in custom-built web applications, and also multiple known vulnerabilities in web servers and web applications.

March 4, 2008

Syhunt introduces Sandcat 3.5 - Sandcat 3.5 is the most significant release of Sandcat in years and includes: an extensible GUI, which is built using new, advanced standards, the introduction of the SCX (SandCat eXtension) system, which will allow contributors to develop extensions for Sandcat, redesigned configuration screens, improved storage and management of settings, and major optimizations in all scanning modules.

February 15, 2008

Leading provider of advanced communications solutions selects Sandcat - Verizon Business, one of the largest providers of IP global communications services, has selected Syhunt's Sandcat as its web application security assessment software. Verizon Business is a unit of Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ).

February 15, 2008

Sandcat 3.4 featured in PCQuest magazine - Sandcat 3.4 was featured in the January edition of the PCQuest magazine. Expert Swapnil Arora has performed tests on Syhunt Sandcat software, which successfully identified 56 vulnerabilities in the web applications. Sandcat also identified potentially vulnerable scripts running on the web server. The article can be found on the PCQuest web site at here.

January 10, 2008

New website released - Syhunt is proud to release the new Syhunt.com website. The entire site, from top to bottom, has been completely redone and we made it Web 2.0 compliant. We wish you welcome, and hope that you will enjoy the new website.

January 8, 2008

Leading hospitality company selects Sandcat - Hilton Hotels, a leading global hospitality company, has selected Sandcat to ensure web application security compliance.