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Getting Application Security Back on the Rails

In its Interagency Report 7695, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) defined an application as “a system for collecting, saving, processing, and presenting data by means of a computer.” This ...

HIPAA Penetration Testing – A Primer for Healthcare Security

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Curious about what HIPAA requirements mean for your pentest? Let's review some technical examples of why pentesting in healthcare is so unique. The post HIPAA Penetration Testing – A Primer for Healthcare ...
Black Box vs. Gray Box vs. White Box Pentesting Explained

Black Box vs. Gray Box vs. White Box Pentesting Explained

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Black Box, Gray Box, and White Box pentests have pros and cons. Here we lay out all the differences to help you decide which one fits best. The post Black Box vs ...
AWS Penetration Testing: Essential Guidance for 2021

AWS Penetration Testing: Essential Guidance for 2021

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Pentesting on AWS can be difficult. With this guide you can ensure your pentest gets off to a successful start. The post AWS Penetration Testing: Essential Guidance for 2021 appeared first on ...
Developing Like A Pentester – (And How To Reproduce Any Vulnerability)

Developing Like A Pentester – (And How To Reproduce Any Vulnerability)

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Reproducing the vulnerabilities documented in a pentest report is a common engineering pain point. But aligning developer skills with the tooling used during the pentest can help confirm issues faster, and deploy ...
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Tips From a Hacker to Keep Smartphones Safe

We can do many things using our mobile devices: hail a taxi, book a hotel, send and receive money, purchase goods online or in-store, chat and share media files, control other devices ...
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Pentesting User Interfaces: How to Phish Any Chrome, Outlook, or Thunderbird User

Pentesting User Interfaces: How to Phish Any Chrome, Outlook, or Thunderbird User

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In this blog post, we demonstrate how graphical user interfaces could be vulnerable to spoofing attacks by using certain Unicode characters. The post Pentesting User Interfaces: How to Phish Any Chrome, Outlook, ...
5 Tips for selecting a penetration testing company in 2020

5 Tips for selecting a penetration testing company in 2020

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Selecting a penetration testing company can be a pain. Here are five important tips to ensure you penetration testing vendor will set you up for success. The post 5 Tips for selecting ...

Moving Fast Without API Guardrails?

In 1999, Bruce Schneir wrote, “complexity is the worst enemy of security.” Today, I’d argue that speed may be overtaking that top spot or coming darned close. There were two stories published ...
Who installs Zoom apps outside the Play Store? Well, lots of people.

Who installs Zoom apps outside the Play Store? Well, lots of people.

Video conferencing platform use has skyrocketed as people turn to remote work and e-learning, and Zoom has witnessed a tremendous surge in popularity. This popularity, though, has brought increased scrutiny that has ...