2015-09-28

Penetration Testing Resources

Free Penetration Testing Resources
If you are taking the PWK/OSCP, then you are expected to aid your studies with additional resources. Check out the following...

NIST - Technical Guide to Information Security Testing and Assessment

ISECOM - Open Source Security Testing Methodology Manual (OSSTMM)

PCI Security Standards Council - Penetration Testing Guidance

Penetration Testing Execution Standard

Penetration Testing Framework

SANS Penetration Testing Resources

Cybrary.it has many free videos and resources on many information technology topics from networking to linux and virtualization and lots more!

Cybrary.it - Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking

Cybrary.it - Advanced Penetration Testing
Slides from Cybrary.it - Advanced Penetration Testing

SecurityTube.net - Like YouTube, but Information Security!

IronGeek.com - Adrian Crenshaw has been recording Information Security conferences forever and uploading the videos to his website and YouTube Channel. Thanks!

Open Security Training

Offensive Security Metasploit Unleashed

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) Testing Guide


Penetration Testing Resources that cost CashMoney
If you have the funds available, I recommend purchasing the following:

Penetration Testing: A Hands-On Introduction to Hacking by Georgia Weidman. I purchased this book, because I had the pleasure of seeing Georgia Weidman present the SmartPhone Pentest Framework (SPF) at AtlSecCon 2013. She also teaches the Advanced Penetration Testing Course at Cybrary.it. She knows #infosec...


*** I'll keep adding things as I find them. Last Updated: October 13, 2015 ***

2015-09-23

Offensive Security PWK & OSCP #yolo

I am taking the Offensive Security Penetration Testing with Kali Linux (PWK) course in preparation to schedule and eventually take the Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) 24 hour hack-all-the-things challenge.

Offensive Security


I think I am in over my head... But I am and will TRY HARDER. I plan to post some notes on the experience as I go, check back for updates.

About PWK and OSCP
These guys make Kali linux, nuff' said...

Offensive Security Penetration Testing with Kali Linux (PWK)

Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)

Offensive Security is a great company that supports many information security communities and events, check them out!