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Date: Wed, 12 Feb 2014 10:00:37 +0200
From: Shay Chen <>
Subject: [Benchmark 2014] WAVSEP Vulnerability Scanner Benchmark 2013/2014

The **2014** *WAVSEP* web application scanner benchmark has been published

And currently includes new products that were tested for the first time, as
well as returning vendors that were not tested for a while.

Covering a total **63** vulnerability scanners, including commercial
scanners, multiple SAAS engines and open source vendors, the research
compares the performance of the various tested scanners in the following

(*) Prices vs. Features

(*) Automated Crawling (WIVET)

(*) Technology and Input Delivery Method Support

(*) Backup/Hidden File Detection Accuracy (*NEW!*)

(*) Unvalidated Redirect Detection Accuracy (*NEW!*)

(*) SQL Injection Detection Accuracy

(*) Cross Site Scripting Detection Accuracy

(*) Path Traversal / LFI Detection Accuracy

(*) (XSS/Phishing via) Remote File Inclusion

(*) Supported Vulnerability Detection Features (e.g. audit features)

(*) Authentication and Usability Features

(*) Coverage and Scan Barrier Support (AntiCSRF Tokens, CAPTCHA, etc)

(*) Etc

The benchmark **one page** result summary can be viewed through the
following link:

The full article, which includes analysis and conclusions, can be accessed
through the following link:

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