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BLS is the traditional scheme for your situation. This paper gives two potential alternatives, "Very Short Weakly Secure Signatures" and "Concrete Short Hash-Signature Scheme with Random Oracles". However, this paper gives an attack on the former alternative for most groups which becomes significantly faster than solving discrete log to get the private key ...


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Of course there can't be an official site that gives you any guarantee, if the software is proprietary. Even some of the biggest RATs (big because many skids where successfully dazzled by the ads) turned out to contain backdoors/stealers. The only solution is to use open source RATs and compile them yourself after skimming through the included files. ...


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On Software Testing: If you sign up for Fortify-On Demand at http://hpfod.com, you will notice that there are a variety of offerings, the primary three being dynamic security analysis, static security analysis, and mobile analysis. A few others such as IBM and Cigital mirror this model. All three of these vendors supply Software-Testing-as-a Service ...


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A short and sweet answer would be: Software Testing revolves around code review and compliance with secure coding practices. A Penetration Tester utilizes various methods to emulate an attack and fully exploit a target system/network. They're related because a Penetration Tester may gain access to your system through exploitable software(I.e. buffer ...


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Because the software wants to intercept HTTPS communications without making your browser throw certificate errors. There are some legitimate uses for this, like parental controls/web filtering software, anti-phishing protection (where some software compares the URLs you're visiting against known malicious websites), etc. For example, Avast antivirus ...


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I'll explain in rather simple words by explaining what actually they do. Lets start with penetration testing, as I work as one !! Penetration Testers usually are assigned a project (in your case a web application) to test , They go through the website ,Do some reconnaissance and try to find important functions of the web application e.g. For a Ecommerce ...


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I'll put a slight different spin on the second part of your question concerning discipline cross-over, since I have experience doing these in my career. A good Penetration Tester has a hacker mindset. They work to defeat what security protections have been put in-place, by whatever creative means available to them and their knowledge set. A good PenTester ...


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I would say you should view relationships between these 3 types of activities like that: penetration testing is a subtype of security testing which is in turn is a subtype of software testing. Security testing deals with very specific types of defects: security defects; ones that could result in compromised system, ruined reputation and stained public ...



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