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Web Application Security Testing
penetration testing report

3 things that you will not find in a penetration testing report

The penetration testing report is a document that provides information about the vulnerabilities that the web application, network segment, or mobile app contains. More importantly, you can read about recommended actions to mitigate security issues. However, there are certain things that you will not find in the penetration testing report.

Web Application Security Testing
vulnerability severity cvss explained

Vulnerability severity in web application penetration testing – CVSS

Assigning a severity to a vulnerability is an important part when describing the vulnerability in the report. It helps the organization to understand how important a vulnerability is and allows for prioritizing the remediation actions. It is obvious that most organizations will focus on a high severity vulnerability first rather than medium or low.

Web Application Security Testing
penetration testing report structure explained

Web application penetration testing report – The structure

When you want to improve the security of your web application, penetration testing is one of the approaches to achieve that. Whether you hire an external company or request an internal security team to conduct the pentest, you should receive a report at the end of the assessment. In this blog post, I describe the structure of a typical web application penetration testing report.