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Penetration Testing and the PMP: Managing Pen Testing Like the Project It Is


In the previous article, we discussed the basics of pen testing, and focused on the activities you carry out during a pen pest. This time we’re going to look at the whole process. In fact, we’re going to focus on a strategy that can dramatically increase your probability of success and make the whole endeavor more enjoyable. I’m not going to let you in on any huge secrets – I’m just going to explain how treating pen testing like a project makes sense.

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