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Web Application Testing Using Real-World Attacks
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5/16/2013 | 1:32:45 PM
re: Web Application Testing Using Real-World Attacks
I agree with Barry if the company has a good SDLC. One could also use copies of production virtual servers to create a test environment with a sample database if the company did not send everything through QA.
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5/15/2013 | 5:55:48 PM
re: Web Application Testing Using Real-World Attacks
A good portion of the larger enterprises and the government agencies of the world, have staging and production-like sites that allow them to test for things like system load and version control, that is where testing of this kind might be effective if performed under a monitored environment.

Having security controls in staging environments is key to large scale release management making sure that the controls put in place are effectively doing what they are meant to.


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