Posts tagged This One Time on a Pen Test

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This One Time on a Pen Test: CSRF to Password Reset Phishing

In the latest edition of our "This One Time On a Pen Test" series, we take a look at an engagement featuring Cross-site request forgery attacks.

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Behind the Scenes: Under the Hoodie 2020 Video Series

In this blog, we take you on a behind-the-scenes look at the making of our 2020 Under the Hoodie video series.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: How I Hacked a Self-Driving Car

In our latest edition of "This One Time on a Pen Test," we take a deeper look at an engagement involving a self-driving car.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: Thanks for Sharing Your Wi-Fi

In this iteration of our "This One Time on a Pen Test" series, our client was a private equity company, and the task was to do an onsite wireless pen test from the lobby outside their office.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: Doing Well With XML

In the latest edition of "This One Time on a Pen Test," we discuss a classic web application engagement involving XML.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: I Know...Everything

In the latest edition of "This One Time on a Pen Test," we follow a Rapid7 penetration tester as they perform an internal network engagement.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: Ain’t No Fence High Enough

In this edition of "This One Time on a Pen Test," we discuss an engagement with for an energy company with a high-fence compound.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: How I Outwitted the Vexing VPN

In this edition of "This One Time on a Pen Test," we discuss outwitting the vexing VPN.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: I’m Calling My Lawyer!

In this engagement, Rapid7 pen testers were tasked to identify sensitive information, harvest credentials, and obtain a reverse shell on their machines.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: Playing Social Security Slots

This post is part of an ongoing series featuring testimonials of what goes on beneath the hoodie during Rapid7 penetration testing engagements.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: “Let Me Get That for You”

In this blog, we discuss how our team successfully gained access to a client's physical building in an unlikely way.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: Our Accidental Win

In this blog, we recall one pen test where a placeholder password we put in actually worked with one login account.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: What’s in the Box?

Here is the story of how one of our penetration testers exploited ExternalBlue on a rogue access point.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: The Pizza of Doom

Here is the story of how I bypassed physical security controls by posing as a pizza delivery guy and showing up to my client site with a pizza pie.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: Your Mouse Is My Keyboard

In one engagement, we were tasked with compromising the internal network of a facility that was used for medical trials. Here's what happened.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: Nerds in the NERC

Here is the story of how we gained access to a NERC CIP control room in a power plant as part of a penetration testing engagement.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: Missed a Spot

In this penetration testing story, Ted Raffle discusses how even strong security controls and threat mitigation can miss the mark when only one or two systems fall through the cracks.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: How I Compromised a Healthcare Portal Before My Hot Cocoa Went Cold

Here is the story of how I used a simple SQL injection attack to compromise a healthcare portal.

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This One Time on a Pen Test: Paging Doctor Hackerman

In this blog, one of our penetration testers tells the story of how he hacked X-ray machine and got the keys to the entire network.