"enetration testing is one of the more mysterious activities
everyone seems to talk about, but few know the entire scope it
deals with, thus misleading those unfamiliar with it. But,
basically, it's only about one thing - trying to break into
systems, with the focus set on locating vulnerabilities and holes.
The scope is to get rid of them (instead of abusing them),
improving the overall security of the system in question. Many
questions arise during preparation and the actual process of
testing, and that's where this books comes in handy. Designed to
educate personell, and lead them through the proces,. it tries to
meet many questions that may come up. But, enough of the
introductory phrases, let's skip further down the road, and see
what does it bring us..."