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Contents of a Contract – PTES

Contents of a Contract – Penetration Testing

Contents of a Contract Penetration Testing: When the initial meeting is conducted, a contract will be generated outlining the objectives and parameters of the test. Read: Intelligence Gathering – PTES Let me give you a rough idea of some of the items that may be included: System to Be Evaluated …

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The Computer Security Act of 1987

The Computer Security Act requires federal agencies to identify and protect computer systems that contain sensitive information. This law requires agencies that keep sensitive information to conduct regular training and audits and to implement procedures to protect privacy. All federal agencies must comply with this act. Note: For more information …

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Code of Conduct and Ethics

Code of Conduct and Ethics

Code of Conduct and Ethics: As an ethical hacker you will need to make sure that you adhere to a code of conduct or ethics to ensure you remain trustworthy (and employed). In the case of EC-Council’s CEH credential you are expected to adhere to their Code of Ethics in …

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Ethics and The Law

Ethics and The Law: As an ethical hacker, you need to be aware of the law and how it affects what you do. Ignorance or lack of understanding of the law not only is a bad idea but can quickly put you out of business—or even in prison. In fact, …

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