Deathspawner writes: "Most sysadmins understand how to set up and maintain a network, but many fall victim to not understanding the concept of auditing — the art of testing your own network in many of the same ways that malicious users could...in effect, hacking your own setup. An article at Techgage takes a look at the basic concepts of pentesting and one of the most simple, feature-rich platforms for it — the Pwn Plug — while discussing why vulnerabilities exist, why and where to begin, and some of the tools that should be in your digital toolbox."
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