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What's the Point of Application Penetration Testing?

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What's the Point of Application Penetration Testing?

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Penetration testing is one of the bulwarks of an application security program: get an expert tester to simulate an attack on your system, and see if they can hack their way in. But how effective is application penetration testing, and what should you expect from it?

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