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How to conduct a self vulnerability assessment

OWASP provides an virtual machine that contains quite a few self assessment tools. You can download it from https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_Live_CD_Project#tab=Main_Links

The virtual machine is based on Xubuntu and you can select ubuntu when you install from virtualbox. 102 more words

Konrads Smelkovs: Very few insiders develop overnight

Interview with Konrads Smelkovs – Incident Response

Could you please tell us a little bit about your background?

I work at KPMG as a manager, and I started working with security when I was around thirteen years old. 1,144 more words

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What is a penetration test?

What is penetration testing? Penetration testing, often called “pentesting”,“pen testing”, or “security testing”, is the practice of attacking your own or your clients’ IT systems in the same way a hacker would to identify security holes. 620 more words

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Deeper to HTTP, perhaps?

So, I took up the initiative with a collaborative partner (see: http://pwntoken.wordpress.com/2014/02/28/deeper-to-http-perhaps/) to hook up together and do some research on HTTP in order to exploit different web applications as stated on my previous posts/post. 976 more words

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