[Owasp-mumbai] Automated Web Application Security

Dharmesh M Mehta dharmeshmm at mastek.com
Tue Mar 21 03:53:33 EST 2006

Hi All,


If you want to have a look at the benchmark done for major automated


Thanks & Regards,
Dharmesh Mehta
Technology Cell
Mastek Limited
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Subject: RE: [Owasp-mumbai] Automated Web Application Security


AppScan has this path limit in the default configuration which restricts
you from going over the same url after some times...so if your app has a
single url e.g. www.abc.com/nav.jsp and if the rest of the pages are
visited by passing a parameter to this page like
www.abc.com/nav.jsp?next=test.jsp, www.abc.com/nav.jsp?next=test1.jsp,
etc...then you may face problem crawling the application....the solution
is to remove the path limit in the config file....but now if you have
the same limit removed and try to scan other apps then the crawl may
take more time ... so you need to understand the application's
navigation behaviour before you scan... i don't come across that much
apps like these but it's nice to know it and use it effectively... 


Rajesh Kumar D
Tata Consultancy Services Limited
Mailto: rajeshk.d at tcs.com
Website: http://www.tcs.com

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