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Cisco Networks pp 759-772 | Cite as

Introduction to Network Penetration Testing

  • Chris Carthern
  • William Wilson
  • Richard Bedwell
  • Noel Rivera

Abstract

Penetration testing helps determine the security posture of a network. There are different types of penetration testing that relate to the depth of the test and the level of knowledge of the tester. This chapter provides an introduction to penetration testing.

Keywords

Intrusion Detection Intrusion Detection System Penetration Testing Current Database Target Network 
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Copyright information

© Chris Carthern, William Wilson, Richard Bedwell, and Noel Rivera 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Chris Carthern
    • 1
  • William Wilson
    • 1
  • Richard Bedwell
    • 1
  • Noel Rivera
    • 1
  1. 1.AEUSA

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