Pentesting, System Hardening & IT Security Blog

Our passion for testing and defending infrastructures, applications and companies often leads us to the point where we want to share our thoughts and experience with the world. Here you can read all about our exploits and research and enjoy our posts, from useful howtos, to published CVEs, management strategies, new exciting tools and much more. As a provider of offensive and defensive IT services, we always welcome readers to reach out to us and ask questions or provide feedback, be it about our blog or our services, which include web-application and network penetration tests, system defense and hardening and management consulting, among others.

Since a lot of people are apparently unfamiliar with the concept of penetration tests, or pentests for short, I want to give a short introduction to what we feel defines a good pentest.In order to give you a good overview, I will go through the following questions.What exactly is a penetration...