Writing a Killer Penetration Test Report

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You may have l33t skillz on the command line, but can you communicate through the written word?The penetration test report is the deliverable upon which a penetration tester or security consultancy will be judged by clients and indirectly by future clients. Yet very few pentesters enjoy let alone feel confident crafting an effective report. If you are looking for a template if only it were that easy! and instruction on what to include in a pentest report and how to communicate effectively through this important document, this white paper is for you.You’ll gain relevant instruction on:

  • How to add value with the report so clients’ can move the needle
  • What foundational writing principles you should be using
  • What content should be included in the pentest report
  • How to structure everything effectively
Writing a Killer Penetration Test Report