Penetration Testing for Web Application is the Security Testing Procedures for vulnerabilities in various websites and web applications. These vulnerabilities make websites open for exploitation. Most of the corporate applications and critical business processes are now a day placed on the web. Web applications have become a major point of vulnerability today. Security holes in web applications have resulted in the theft of multiples types of financial data and reputational damage for enterprises and even the compromise of thousands of web based transactions altered by the hackers
Online applications have become incredibly insecure. Hackers use web applications to penetrate an organization network and get access to the confidential databases. The demand for Web Application Penetration Tester is definitely increasing with the increase in number of incidents of web defacement throughout the world. Most of the organizations in Software Industry, Security Enterprises, Government and Private Sectors are hiring Web Application Penetration Testers today.
This WAPT-Level 2 requires knowledge of WAPT-Level 1, along with the concepts on Web Application Technologies, DBMS and Networking. This WAPT-Level 2 highly focuses on the vulnerability assessment of SaaS and PaaS systems, and performing VA and PT on them. The tool used for this course will be Burp as it is the only tool which allows to scan cloud-based systems pseudo-manually. The Burp suite along with its different modules will be used very intensively and in-depth along with fine-tuning in this course.