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It's Not (Only) That The Basics Are Hard...

by Augusto Barros  |  February 26, 2018

While working on our research for testing security practices, and also about BAS tools, I've noticed that a common question about adding more testing is "why not putting some real...

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BAS and Red Teams Will Kill The Pentest

by Augusto Barros  |  February 14, 2018

With our research on testing security methods and Breach and Attack Simulation tools (BAS), we ended up with an interesting discussion about the role of the pentest. I think we...

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Automation - Why Only Now?

by Augusto Barros  |  January 12, 2018

As we ramp up our research on SOAR and start looking at some interesting tools for automated security testing, something crossed my mind: Why are we only seeing security operations...

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Threat Simulation - How real does it have to be?

by Augusto Barros  |  January 9, 2018

We are starting our research on "Testing Security". So far we've been working with a fairly broad scope, as Anton's post on the topic explained. One of the things we...

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Paper on Pentesting and Red Teams is OUT!

by Augusto Barros  |  April 18, 2017

As anticipated here, my short paper on pentesting and red teams is finally out. It was a fun paper to write as it follows a new model for us, GTP...

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Pentesting and Red Teams

by Augusto Barros  |  March 31, 2017

My current research is a quick clarification paper about penetration testing, which obviously will include a discussion about red teams. I noticed during my research that there are a few...

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