Web Application Penetration Testing


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Commencing with the "Read" phase, learners are encouraged to extensively peruse course materials and gain a thorough understanding of the content at hand. This initial step sets the foundation for success by equipping candidates with essential knowledge and insights related to their chosen field.


Moving on to the "Act" stage, students actively apply their newfound expertise through practical exercises and real-world scenarios. This hands-on experience allows them to develop crucial problem-solving skills while reinforcing theoretical concepts.


“Certify” stage is where you will take your examination and get certified to establish yourself in the industry. Now “Engage” is the stage in which BCAA partner, will engage you in Webinars, Mock audits, and Group Discussions. This will enable you to keep abreast of your knowledge and build your competence.


Advantages of learning Web penetration testing


Learning web penetration testing can offer several advantages, including:

Identifying vulnerabilities: Web penetration testing helps identify real-world attacks that could succeed at accessing sensitive data, providing information about the target system, and uncovering exploits that could compromise the system.

Improving cybersecurity: Penetration testing's most valuable advantage is that ethical hackers find your weaknesses before the real ones do, improving your cybersecurity measures and thwarting cyberattacks.

Compliance support: Penetration testing can support compliance programs and adherence to regulations, such as HIPAA for healthcare organizations.

Infrastructure assessment: Penetration testing allows you to better assess your infrastructure, including firewalls and DNS servers, and identify potential vulnerabilities.

Fixing web application issues: Penetration testing can help you fix problems within web applications, addressing issues that may have been unaware of or not prioritized.

Confirming security policies: Penetration testing can provide confirmation about security policies and if they're effective.

Identifying and resolving system vulnerabilities: Penetration testing can identify vulnerabilities in your company’s digital systems and data, providing insights into where increased security may be needed.

Gaining valuable insights: Reports from penetration testing can provide valuable details about your network, its weak points, and how to strengthen it.

Establishing trust with clientele: Penetration testing can help ensure that a company is up to standard in terms of security, building trust with customers, vendors, and partners.

Risk mitigation: Penetration testing helps mitigate risks by detecting weaknesses in your security, allowing you to respond with heightened protective measures around your biggest assets and most threatening vulnerabilities.

Security awareness: Penetration testing raises security awareness within your organization, encouraging a proactive approach to cybersecurity.

Compliance assurance: Penetration testing helps ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations, such as the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) for defense contractors.


In summary, learning web penetration testing can provide numerous benefits, including improved cybersecurity, compliance support, infrastructure assessment, fixing web application issues, confirming security policies, identifying and resolving system vulnerabilities, gaining valuable insights, establishing trust with clientele, risk mitigation, security awareness, and compliance assurance.




This course is a preparatory course for aspirants wanting to enter the web security testing domain. This 30 hours of training is one of the worlds finest certification on web penetration testing. This is a 100% practical training as well.




• Introduction to Web Security

• Getting the lab ready

• Configuring Auditing, Crawling, Auditing and Reporting with Burp

• Authentication Assessment - account enumeration, weak lockouts, authentication bypass, browser cache weakness.

• Authorization Assessment - LFI, RFI, Privilege escalation, IDOR

• Session Management Mechanism assessment - Cookie, Session Fixation, CSRF

• Assessing Business Logic - Business Logic Data Validation, Unrestricte File upload, Process Timing attack, polygots

• Input Validation Checks - Stored XSS, Reflected XSS, HTTP Web tempering, HTTP Parameter pollution, Testing for SQLInjection, code injection, Server side template injection

• Attacking the client - Click Jacking, Dom Based XSS, HTML Injection, Java Script Execution, Client Side resource manipulation, web sockets, cross origin resource sharing

• Working with Macros - Session Handling Macros, pentesting plugin, Bug Bounty Introduction.

• Advanced Attacks - XXE attacks, JWTs, SSRF, Java Deserialization attacks, GraphQL attacks, password brute force, web cache poisoning

• DAST using ZAP

Duration: 30 hours Mode: Online




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