As a penetration tester you have to be an expert in multiple technologies.
KirkpatrickPrice offers a list of the most common risks they find.
FireMon announced Security Manager 6.0, a security policy and posture management solution that integrates risk analysis with configuration management, enforcement and auditing of network devices like firewalls, routers and switches.
Nmap is a free and open source utility for network exploration or security auditing.
Just two months from its inauguration date at the RSA Conference in San Francisco on February 29, the Trustworthy Internet Movement (TIM) announced today that it has chosen SSL governance and implementation across the Internet as its first project.