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Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Aug 15, 2017
Duration
2h 0m
Description

Writing penetration testing reports is a critical skill. Reporting occupies a considerable portion of your time on an assessment, it's a required skill on your career path, and reports are the primary deliverable to a customer on every engagement. In this course, Writing Penetration Testing Reports, you'll learn how to write penetration testing report. First, you'll discover how to report on the results from a penetration test. Next, you'll explore tips to become more effective at the reporting process. Finally, you'll learn how to save time while reporting. By the end of this course, you'll have a better understanding on how to write penetration testing reports.

About the author
About the author

Will is a Principal penetration tester at a small consulting firm. He enjoys Web Application Security and external attack vectors. Will has previously spoken at a number of security conferences including Blackhat, DEFCON, and TROOPERS.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone. My name is Will Vandevanter, and welcome to my course, Writing Penetration Testing Reports. Writing penetration testing reports is a critical skill. Reporting occupies a considerable portion of your time on an assessment, it's a required skill on your career path, and reports are the primary deliverable to a customer on every engagement. In this course, you'll learn how to report on the results from a penetration test, learn tips to become more effective at the reporting process, I'll discuss required and optional components you can add into the report, and my ultimate goal is to save you time while reporting. When finished with this course, you should feel more confident with your report writing skills. Before beginning the course, you should have at least one year of experience of penetration testing or vulnerability assessments. I hope that you'll join me in this Pluralsight course on writing penetration testing reports.