Essential skills for penetration testing

Cybercriminals are continally developing new and more sophisticated ways to exploit software vulnerabilities, making it increasingly difficult to defend our systems. Today, then, we need...

Web Application Information Gathering

In this article by Ishan Girdhar, author of the book, Kali Linux Intrusion and Exploitation Cookbook, we will cover the following recipes: Setup API keys...

Introduction to Network Security

In this article by Warun Levesque, Michael McLafferty, and Arthur Salmon, the authors of the book Applied Network Security, we will be covering the following...

Finishing the Attack: Report and Withdraw

In this article by Michael McPhee and Jason Beltrame, the author of the book Penetration Testing with Raspberry Pi - Second Edition we will...

Information Gathering and Vulnerability Assessment

In this article by Wolf Halton and Bo Weaver, the authors of the book Kali Linux 2: Windows Penetration Testing, we try to debunk...

Approaching a Penetration Test Using Metasploit

"In God I trust, all others I pen-test" - Binoj Koshy, cyber security expert In this article by Nipun Jaswal, authors of Mastering Metasploit, Second Edition, we...

Introducing Penetration Testing

In this article by Kevin Cardwell, the author of the book Building Virtual Pentesting Labs for Advanced Penetration Testing, we will discuss the role...

Hacking Android Apps Using the Xposed Framework

In this article by Srinivasa Rao Kotipalli and Mohammed A. Imran, authors of Hacking Android, we will discuss Android security, which is one of...

Auditing Mobile Applications

In this article by Prashant Verma and Akshay Dikshit, author of the book Mobile Device Exploitation Cookbook we will cover the following topics: Auditing Android...

Python Scripting Essentials

In this article by Rejah Rehim, author of the book Mastering Python Penetration Testing, we will cover: Setting up the scripting environment in different operating systems Installing...

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