Penetration testing course: 0x02.4.1 What is the best programming language for hacking?






There isn’t a go-to programming language that is considered the best to use, so I’m not going to simply tell you one name, there’s no such secret recipe for developing security tools. It is much wiser instead to make a comparison between the most used programming languages and be ready to some flexibility. Technologies change and so we need to adapt; besides as you learn new things, you have a wider choice than you had before. Don’t be static, allow some dynamism, be willing to learn and improve your skills each and every time you get a chance to do it.






OWASP AppSec Europe 2016 : a roundup






This year’s AppSec Europe was hosted in Rome, Italy and I decided to participate as a volunteer in order to help the OWASP organization and meet up with my friends of the Italian OWASP chapter. It was my first time at AppSec Europe and it was truly amazing. The event started with some hands on trainings running on 27th-28th-29th June …






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 …