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This eBook will teach you how to approach web penetration testing with an attacker's mindset. While testing web applications for performance is common, the ever-changing threat landscape makes security testing much more difficult for the defender.
There are many web application tools that claim to provide a complete survey and defense against potential threats, but they must be analyzed in line with the security needs of each web application or service. Becoming the Hacker is a clear guide to web application security from an attacker's point of view, from which both sides can benefit.
Builds on books and courses on penetration testing for beginners
Covers both attack and defense perspectives
Examines which tool to deploy to suit different applications and situations