MSI Strategy & Tactics Talk Ep. 21: The Penetration Testing Execution Standard

Penetration Tests have been done for years but yet there has often been confusion regarding what a penetration test should deliver. Enter the beta release of the Penetration Testing Execution Standard (PTES). What does it mean?  In this episode of MSI Strategy & Tactics, the techs discuss the current state of penetration tests and how PTES is a good idea that will benefit many organizations. Take a listen! Discussion questions include:

  • What is PTES? How does it differ from the current state of the industry?
  • What is the importance of industry standardization? Is it a good thing or a bad thing?
  • What does it mean for the future of vulerability and penetration testing?
Adam Hostetler, Network Engineer and Security Analyst
Phil Grimes, Security Analyst
John Davis, Risk Management Engineer
Mary Rose Maguire, Marketing Communication Specialist and moderator

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