Stories by Jason


Announcing Burp Co2!

This is for those of you who do web pen testing with Portswigger’s Burp proxy tool!  Over the past couple of months I have been using my Java skills...

Once upon a time there was a WebSocket

This is the story from one of our recent penetration testing engagements. Still, the story is a familiar one for those who are testing newer web...

Security Review of Nest Camera

I love tinkering with home automation and security solutions.  The simplicity of turning on a light bulb with a voice command makes me giddy, and I...

Equifax Breach: Why I am not surprised

The Equifax breach, announced in September 2017, is said to potentially impact some 143 million Americans.  At this point in time Equifax has not...

Are You Ready for Your Pen Test?

  It is day three of a five-day penetration test engagement and we still don’t have all the information we need to proceed with the test. This...

Professionally Evil Insights: 2015

Are you interested in knowing which vulnerabilities are the most commonly discovered in penetration tests?  How about which industries are doing the...

Five Outdated Security Excuses

The Security Industry as a whole has been known to criticize businesses large and small with respect to how they manage security.   Why does it so...

Introducing Burp Correlator!

This one is for you web penetration testers!  This new Burp extension is designed to help with efficiency when you are testing a complex application...