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Penetration testing using Kali Linux: SQL injection, XSS, Wordpress, and WPA2 attacks

Gunawan, Teddy Surya and Lim, Muhammad Kasim and Kartiwi, Mira and Abdul Malik, Noreha (2018) Penetration testing using Kali Linux: SQL injection, XSS, Wordpress, and WPA2 attacks. Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, 12 (2). pp. 729-737. ISSN 2502-4752

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Abstract

Nowadays, computers, smart phones, smart watches, printers, projectors, washing machines, fridges, and other mobile devices connected to Internet are exposed to various threats and exploits. Of the various attacks, SQL injection, cross site scripting, Wordpress, and WPA2 attack were the most popular security attacks and will be further investigated in this paper. Kali Linux provides a great platform and medium in learning various types of exploits and penetration testing. All the simulated attack will be conducted using Kali Linux installed on virtual machine in a computer with Intel Core i5 and 8 GB RAM, while the victim’s machine is the host computer which run Windows 10 version 1709. Results showed that the attacks launched both on web and firewall were conducted successfully.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 5588/66218
Uncontrolled Keywords: SQL injection, Cross Site Scripting, Wordpress Attack, WPA2 Attack, Kali Linux
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering > TK7800 Electronics. Computer engineering. Computer hardware. Photoelectronic devices > TK7885 Computer engineering
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology > Department of Information System
Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology > Department of Information System
Depositing User: Dr Teddy Surya Gunawan
Date Deposited: 12 Sep 2018 10:41
Last Modified: 12 Sep 2018 10:41
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/66218

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