CS-683 -Ethical Hacking and Penetration
Module 11: Securing System Access and Sessions
Module 11 :Discussion Forum
There is aconsiderable amount of confusion in the industry regarding the differences between
vulnerability scanning and penetration testing, as the two phrases are often used interchangeably.
However, their meaning and implications are very different. A vulnerability assessment simply
identifies and reports noted vulnerabilities, whereas apenetration test...