What is Ethical Hacking and its relevance to Cybersecurity?

What issues does ethical hacking detect?

Few major vulnerabilities detected by Ethical hackers are :

  • Injection attacks
  • Broken authentication
  • Security misconfigurations
  • Use of components with known vulnerabilities
  • Sensitive data disclosure
  • Ethical hackers prepare a detailed report once done with the testing which probably includes measures to compromise the discovered vulnerabilities and steps to patch them.

Cyber Security and Ethical Hacking




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