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A Day In The Life Of A Purple Teamer

Considering the ruthless tactics attackers will use to gain access to an organization’s assets, security professionals are now seeking to have both red and blue teaming skills. We asked Dimitrios Bougioukas, our training director, a few questions about the challenges and opportunities that come with being a purple teamer.

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Pentesters: Employment Options & Salaries

Are you a professional pentester or aspiring to become one? Penetration testing is a skill-based role, and the more skills and practical experience you have, the more your value will increase. Here are some of the employment options and salaries for professional penetration testers.

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#CyberAware – 4 FAQs on Penetration Testing

Penetration testing is one of the best practices to ensure a company’s infrastructure is secure from bad actors trying to get their hands on confidential information. On the occasion of this year’s National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM)#CyberAware – we want to discuss 4 of the most frequently asked questions about penetration testing.

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5 Ways Pentesters Can Earn Extra Revenue [Infographics]

Do you have an expensive project, want to earn big bucks or feel like taking on a new challenge? As a professional penetration tester, there are many things you can do to earn extra income. Whether you want to explore new opportunities or need the extra cash, here are 5 side-hustles to consider.

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Top 5 Skills for a Career in Digital Forensics

Digital forensics is the field where technology meets criminal justice. Professionals in this field use their InfoSec skills to recover data and analyze information from devices (such as computers, USB drives, phones, etc.) to solve a various range of crimes and take down criminals.

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Top Skills Next-level InfoSec Pros Should Have

In today’s digital world, infosec professionals need to be on top of their skills to protect themselves and their company’s assets online. There are numerous training paths and a large series of practical training courses that can teach you the right skills and hands-on know-how, but whether you are on the defensive or offensive side, here are the top skills next-level infosec pros should have:

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5 Steps To Becoming A Professional Pentester

With the current situation in Information Security, penetration testers have seen their professional opportunities rise up to test companies’ networks, applications, and computer systems. The claim for a secure environment could not be any more demanding. To all aspiring professional penetration testers, here are 5 steps you need to follow in order to succeed in this field.

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