Penetration testing course: 0x02.4 Is programming important for hacking?






Long story short: yes, programming is important for being a good hacker or security professional. I’m sure you already wondered about the importance of programming if you are a beginner and if you are a professional you’ll often  shrug your shoulders when you see this question a lot or hear the answers. It’s a question that has been asked a …






Best books, tutorials and courses to learn about exploit development






The best resources for learning exploit development Exploit development is considered to be the climax in the learning path of an ethical hacker or security professional. It is strongly advisable to have mastered the basics before delving into this topic. Exploit development is hard and it’s not something you learn at school or university (usually), not something any of your …






Hardware assisted penetration testing






Penetration testing or pentesting is the practice of attacking your own or your clients’ IT systems in the same way a hacker would to identify security holes. Prior to start with the penetration testing you normally need to clearly define the scope and get a written consent from the client, in other words you need a pre-engagement contract signed by …