Monthly Archives: August 2020

Penetration testing is the enterprise security audit IT can’t fudge

By | August 21, 2020

The only objective way of assessing an organization’s #cybersecurity posture is through pen tests.This column summarizes results from several specialist firms like Postive Technology, Coalfire showing that most enterprises would fail a real-world security test. Indeed, it’s disturbing how easily hackers can breach a network, usually with just a couple steps using techniques that require little expertise.

The most common vectors for penetrating local networks and the most successful techniques against web applications