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Web Application Scanning Automation

  • Wednesday, October 17th, 2018 at 3:30 PM EDT (19:30:00 UTC)
  • Timothy McKenzie
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Many functions within a penetration test are routine and using a script to automate portions of the engagement can provide a consistent, repeatable and auditable process. This presentation will begin with a walk through of the command-line switches of a couple well-known tools that aid automation. By the end of the hour, attendees will have an automation script that they can use to run their own tests and grow to incorporate more of their own tools and methodology.

Timothy McKenzie teaches SANS SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking to students all over the world.

Speaker Bio

Timothy McKenzie

Timothy McKenzie has over 20 years of IT and Information Security experience working in financial, government, defense contractor, and service related markets. Timothy has been trained in malware research and exploit development, expert penetration, and forensics work. Timothy works for Secureworks as a red team penetration tester, focused primarily on network and web-based attacks. Timothy loves sharing the vast knowledge he has acquired to give back to the information security community.

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