Burp Suite Cookbook

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Learn
  • Configure Burp Suite for your web applications
  • Perform authentication, authorization, business logic, and data validation testing
  • Explore session management and client-side testing
  • Understand unrestricted file uploads and server-side request forgery
  • Execute XML external entity attacks with Burp
  • Perform remote code execution with Burp
About

Burp Suite is a Java-based platform for testing the security of your web applications, and has been adopted widely by professional enterprise testers.

The Burp Suite Cookbook contains recipes to tackle challenges in determining and exploring vulnerabilities in web applications. You will learn how to uncover security flaws with various test cases for complex environments. After you have configured Burp for your environment, you will use Burp tools such as Spider, Scanner, Intruder, Repeater, and Decoder, among others, to resolve specific problems faced by pentesters. You will also explore working with various modes of Burp and then perform operations on the web. Toward the end, you will cover recipes that target specific test scenarios and resolve them using best practices.

By the end of the book, you will be up and running with deploying Burp for securing web applications.

Features
  • Explore the tools in Burp Suite to meet your web infrastructure security demands
  • Configure Burp to fine-tune the suite of tools specific to the target
  • Use Burp extensions to assist with different technologies commonly found in application stacks
Page Count 358
Course Length 10 hours 44 minutes
ISBN 9781789531732
Date Of Publication 25 Sep 2018

Authors

Sunny Wear

Sunny Wear, CISSP, GWAPT, GSSP-JAVA, GSSP-.NET, CSSLP, CEH is an Information Security Architect, Web App Penetration Tester and Developer. Her experience includes network, data, application and security architecture as well as programming across multiple languages and platforms. She has participated in the design and creation of many enterprise applications as well as the security testing aspects of platforms and services. She is the author of several security-related books which assists programmers in more easily finding mitigations to commonly-identified vulnerabilities within applications. She conducts security talks and classes at conferences like BSides Tampa, AtlSecCon, Hackfest, CA, and BSides Springfield.