By carrying out ‘white hat’ attacks to identify potential entry points in the externally facing parts of an organization’s IT network, such as its firewalls, email-servers or web-servers, pen testing can bring to light any existing security weaknesses.
Trigger-happy attackers looking for additional ways to bring websites to their knees by means of a DoS attack have been given another tool that can aid in their efforts: FlashFlood.
Author: Philip Polstra Pages: 260 Publisher: Syngress ISBN: 0128007516 Introduction This book is primarily intended for penetration testers who want to widen their skill set to include the knowledge of how to perform testing with small, low-powered devices that can be easily hidden in offices and boardrooms.
Offensive Security, the security training company behind Kali Linux, the popular Debian-based OS designed for digital forensics and penetration testing, and Kali community member “BinkyBear” have created another great tool for pentesters: NetHunter.
Do you work in counter surveillance or physical penetration testing? The physical security field in general? If yes, have you considered using a thermal imaging camera to help you in your work? A thermal imaging camera is a camera that operates in the infrared spectrum, and shows you the temperature of objects in its field of view.
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