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== Web Application Penetration Testing ==
The following sections describe the 12 subcategories of the  Web Application Penetration Testing Methodology:
[[Introduction and objectives Testing AoC|'''4.1 Introduction and objectives''']] <br>
[[Testing: Introduction and objectives|'''4.1 Introduction and Objectives''']]
[[Information Gathering Testing AoC|'''4.2 Information Gathering''']]<br>
[[Testing Information Gathering|'''4.2 Information Gathering ''']]
[[Testing for Web Application Fingerprint|4.2.1 Testing Web Application Fingerprint]]<br>
[[Testing for configuration management|'''4.3 Configuration and Deployment Management Testing ''']]
[[Application Discovery AoC|4.2.2 Application Discovery]]<br>
[[Spidering and googling AoC|4.2.3 Spidering and googling]]                    <br>
[[Analisys of error code AoC|4.2.4 Analisys of error code]]                    <br>
[[Infrastructure configuration management testing AoC|4.2.5 Infrastructure configuration management testing]]<br>
[[SSL/TLS Testing AoC| SSL/TLS Testing                        ]]<br>
[[DB Listener Testing AoC| DB Listener Testing                    ]]<br>
[[Application configuration management testing AoC|4.2.6 Application configuration management testing]] <br>
[[File extensions handling AoC| File extensions handling                  ]]<br>
[[Old_file_testing_AoC| Old, backup and unreferenced files          ]]<br>
4.3 [[Business logic testing AoC|'''Business logic testing''']] <br>
[[Testing Identity Management|'''4.4 Identity Management Testing''']]
4.4 [[Authentication Testing Aoc|'''Authentication Testing''']] <br>
[[Testing for authentication|'''4.5 Authentication Testing ''']]  
[[Default or Guessable User Account Testing AoC|4.4.1 Default or guessable (dictionary) user account]]<br>
[[Brute Force Testing AoC|4.4.2 Brute Force]]<br>
[[Bypassing Authentication Schema AoC|4.4.3 Bypassing authentication schema]]<br>
[[Directory Traversal Testing AoC|4.4.4 Directory traversal/file include]] <br>
[[Vulnerable Remember Password and Pwd Reset AoC|4.4.5 Vulnerable remember password and pwd reset]]<br>
[[Logout and Browser Cache Management Testing AoC|4.4.6 Logout and Browser Cache Management Testing]]<br>
4.5 [[Session Management Testing AoC|'''Session Management Testing''']] <br>
[[Testing for Authorization|'''4.6 Authorization Testing''']]  
[[ Analysis_of_the_Session_Management_Schema_AoC|4.5.1 Analysis of the Session Management Schema]] <br>
[[ Cookie and Session Token Manipulation AoC|4.5.2 Cookie and Session Token Manipulation]]<br>
[[ Exposed Session Variables AoC|4.5.3 Exposed Session Variables ]]<br>
[[ Session Riding AoC|4.5.4 Session Riding ]]<br>
[[ HTTP Exploit AoC|4.5.5 HTTP Exploit ]]<br>
4.6 [[Data Validation Testing AoC|'''Data Validation Testing''']] <br>
[[Testing for Session Management|'''4.7 Session Management Testing''']]
[[Cross site scripting AoC|4.6.1 Cross Site Scripting]]<br>
[[HTTP Methods and XST AoC| HTTP Methods and XST ]]<br>
[[Testing for SQL Injection|4.6.2 SQL Injection ]]<br>
[[Stored Procedure Injection AoC| Stored procedure injection  ]]<br>
[[Oracle Testing AoC| Oracle Testing ]]<br>
[[MySQL Testing AoC| MySQL Testing ]]<br>
[[SQL Server Testing AoC| SQL Server Testing ]]<br>
[[LDAP Injection Testing AoC|4.6.3 LDAP Injection]]<br>
[[Testing for Input Validation|'''4.8 Input Validation Testing''']]  
[[ORM Injection Testing AoC|4.6.4 ORM Injection]]<br>
[[XML Injection Testing AoC|4.6.5 XML Injection]]<br>
[[SSI Injection Testing AoC|4.6.6 SSI Injection]]<br>
[[XPath Injection Testing AoC|4.6.7 XPath Injection]]<br>
[[IMAP/SMTP Injection Testing AoC|4.6.8 IMAP/SMTP Injection]]<br>
[[Code Injection Testing AoC|4.6.9 Code Injection]]<br>
[[OS Commanding Testing AoC|4.6.10 OS Commanding]]<br>
[[Buffer Overflow Testing AoC|4.6.11 Buffer overflow Testing ]]<br>
[[Error Handling|'''4.9 Error Handling''']]
[[Heap Overflow Testing AoC| Heap overflow ]]<br>
[[Stack Overflow Testing AoC| Stack overflow ]]<br>
[[Format String Testing AoC| Format string ]]<br>
[[Incubated Vulnerability Testing AoC|4.6.12 Incubated vulnerability testing]] <br>
[[Cryptography|'''4.10 Cryptography''']]
4.7 [[Denial of Service Testing AoC|'''Denial of Service Testing''']] <br>
[[Testing for business logic|'''4.11 Business Logic Testing ''']]  
[[DoS Testing: Locking Customer Accounts|4.7.1 Locking Customer Accounts]]<br>
[[DoS Testing: Buffer Overflows|4.7.2 Buffer Overflows]] <br>
[[DoS Testing: User Specified Object Allocation|4.7.3 User Specified Object Allocation]] <br>
[[DoS Testing: User Input as a Loop Counter|4.7.4 User Input as a Loop Counter]] <br>
[[DoS Testing: Writing User Provided Data to Disk|4.7.5 Writing User Provided Data to Disk]]<br>
[[DoS Testing: Failure to Release Resources|4.7.6 Failure to Release Resources]] <br>
[[DoS Testing: Storing too Much Data in Session|4.7.7 Storing too Much Data in Session]]<br>
4.8 [[Web Services Testing AoC|'''Web Services Testing''']] <br>
[[Client Side Testing|'''4.12 Client Side Testing''']]
[[XML Structural Testing AoC|4.8.1 XML Structural Testing ]]<br>
[[XML Content-Level Testing AoC|4.8.2 XML Content-level Testing ]]<br>
[[WS HTTP GET parameters/REST attacks AoC|4.8.3 HTTP GET parameters/REST Testing ]]<br>
[[Naughty SOAP attachments AoC|4.8.4 Naughty SOAP attachments ]]<br>
[[WS Replay Testing|4.8.5 Replay Testing ]]<br>
4.9 [[AJAX Testing AoC|'''AJAX Testing''']] <br>
[[AJAX Vulnerabilities AoC |4.9.1 AJAX Vulnerabilities ]]<br>
[[AJAX How to test AoC|4.9.2 How to test AJAX ]]<br>

Latest revision as of 15:26, 5 August 2014

This article is part of the new OWASP Testing Guide v4.
Back to the OWASP Testing Guide v4 ToC: Back to the OWASP Testing Guide Project:

The following sections describe the 12 subcategories of the Web Application Penetration Testing Methodology:

4.1 Introduction and Objectives

4.2 Information Gathering

4.3 Configuration and Deployment Management Testing

4.4 Identity Management Testing

4.5 Authentication Testing

4.6 Authorization Testing

4.7 Session Management Testing

4.8 Input Validation Testing

4.9 Error Handling

4.10 Cryptography

4.11 Business Logic Testing

4.12 Client Side Testing