SANS Penetration Testing: Monthly Archives: Jan 2019

Tips for Creating a Strong Cybersecurity Assessment Report

This cheat sheet offers advice for creating a strong report as part of your penetration test, vulnerability assessment, or an information security audit. To print, use the one-sheet PDF version; you can also edit the Word version for you own needs. General Approach to Creating the Report Analyze the data collected during the assessment to … Continue reading Tips for Creating a Strong Cybersecurity Assessment Report


Web Application Scanning Automation

Some functions within penetration testing can be mundane and repetitive. To feed some life into these parts of the test, it can be fun and challenging to develop an automation script for these elements of an assessment. Furthermore, automating parts of a penetration test can help the output to be more consistent, reproducible, rigorous, and … Continue reading Web Application Scanning Automation


Secrets to Successful Cybersecurity Writing: Hack the Reader

Get your executives, clients, and colleagues to notice your contribution, accept your advice, and appreciate your inputby learninghow to write better reports, emails, and other content you regularly create. Continue reading Secrets to Successful Cybersecurity Writing: Hack the Reader