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ALSO CALLED: Red Team, Ethical Hackers, Ethical Hacking, Vulnerability Testing, Security Testing, Intrusion Testing, Red Teaming, Security Scans, White Hat Hackers, White Hats
DEFINITION: White hat describes a hacker (or, if you prefer, cracker) who identifies a security weakness in a computer system or network but, instead of taking malicious advantage of it, exposes the weakness in a way that will allow the system's owners to fix the breach before it can be taken advantage by others (such as black hat hackers.) Methods of telling the owners about it range from a simple phone call  … 

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ITProTV | CompTIA PenTest+: Analyze Scripts: Python
sponsored by Cornerstone OnDemand
VIDEO: This video will walk you through how to analyze Python scripts for the CompTIA PenTest+: and will explain the foundational knowledge of Python so that you are better equipped to write scripts and analyze and discern the purpose of scripts you come into contact with. Tune in to start your test prep.
Posted: 26 Jun 2020 | Premiered: 26 Jun 2020

Cornerstone OnDemand

Lessons from the Field: How are Skilled Testers Infiltrating?
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WEBCAST: In this webcast, hear from some of Secureworks’ most skilled testers, Nate Drier and Jared McLaren, as they talk about lessons learned from some of their most challenging engagements and the trends they are seeing with clients and their defense practices.
Posted: 09 Mar 2020 | Premiered: Mar 9, 2020

Dell SecureWorks

Online Demo - Vulnerability Management & Policy Compliance Overview
sponsored by Qualys, Inc.
SOFTWARE DEMO: Take a multimedia tour of QualysGuard, the Web-based Vulnerability Management and Policy Compliance solution that pinpoints network vulnerabilities before hackers have a chance to exploit them.
Posted: 09 Apr 2007 | Premiered: 09 Apr 2007

Qualys, Inc.

Cascading Risk
sponsored by Core Security Technologies
WEBCAST: This webcast identifies the trends towards the outsourcing of business and technology processes, and how that can increase systemic and operational risk within an enterprise.
Posted: 04 Apr 2007 | Premiered: Apr 26, 2007, 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT)

Core Security Technologies
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