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Is it really possible to be a Full-Stack QA & if yes then list the technical skills required?

Everyone needs an all-rounder whether it is a software developer or Tester these days. Hence we are hearing the term “Full Stack QA” these days so my question is what skill-set makes a Full Stack QA &...
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2answers
120 views

Want to move to testing after having almost 7 years of development experience

I am having almost 7 years of experience as a developer and would like to know if I can move to testing without having any experience in it except for Unit testing ofcourse. My reasons for moving to ...
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1answer
510 views

How to test oAuth Authentication?

We are making a mobile application that will be communicating with the backend, which also we are building. Authorization of users and application itself with the backend is going to be made using ...
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4answers
7k views

One of my team members executed security test without any consent

One of my team members, when deployed at a customer's site, executed a password attack against the customer's database. As a result, this customer's database was locked down for 30 minutes. Now ...
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3answers
437 views

How to do automated SSL server testing?

I want to do automated SSL server testing. Like what Qualys, Inc is offering with SSL Server Test but running fully automated in a build environment like TeamCity or Jenkins. Does anybody know tools/...
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1answer
55 views

What are different type of gamers and how it is helpful for game testing? [closed]

What are the different types of gamers? How can we categorize it? How is it helpful for performing game testing? Sorry to post this question under an irrelevant tag.
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1answer
190 views

Best security and performance testing tool as a fresher tester [closed]

What are the best security and performance tool as a fresher tester i should know? I am new to the testing field and my seniors have asked me to learn tools for performance and security testing.
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3answers
836 views

Ethical Hacking career options for qa professionals

As a test engineer or QA engineer it is very important to have at least one of the Software testing certifications. This will help to broaden the software testing knowledge, also helpful for testing ...
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4answers
181 views

How a Software Tester or Q & A should move ahead in his career [closed]

When one person joins a company as a software tester, the basic skills he contains within himself is Manual Testing. Is it enough for him to sustains for a long period in the company? If not then ...
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1answer
309 views

How to create an SSL certificate for my demo server and access the client through “https” without any warning in browser [closed]

I'm a QA guy working on a java based web application running on JBoss. The server is running on CentOS 6.6 (bash). When I access the client in a web browser from my PC through "https" (say https://10....
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1answer
102 views

What are some Software Testing Attacks that can be used in black box testing? [closed]

If I am doing functional testing of a web application, what are some attacks I can perform on input fields, forms, etc. that can cause the application to crash?
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2answers
195 views

Top 10 Web Application Security Checks [closed]

What are the Security checks have to be performed while testing the Web Application. Security Plays an very important role. as Web is an POOL with lack of security we have to use our most of our ...
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1answer
397 views

How to decompile the published ASP.NET web application?

For penetration testing, I am planning to decompile the published source code of ASP.NET web application. This has to done by the QA. But I am struggling to check this. Is there any tool or any ...
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2answers
10k views

Payment gateways checklist

I am now working on payment gateway testing - manual testing- this project has many payments gateways, like credit card and other payments providers like Paypal is there any kind of check list I ...
2
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3answers
6k views

How to add a script tag to the end of a URL which can be covered as a part of XSS Testing

I am trying to test a local website link for a possible XSS attack. Can you please help me looking for a solution in way that if i add some script tag to the end of the URL under test, then it either ...
7
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4answers
275 views

Security testing of web application

I am a manual tester with limited knowledge of how to code. How to approach the security testing of a web site. Are there any good tools/sites/docs/ or classes preferably for security testing where i ...
2
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5answers
181 views

How to convince BA that her software requirement may cause problems?

In one of our portals, I am testing one page which prompts user to upload his/her documents required for verification. However, I am able to upload batch or executable files which is incorrect I ...
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5answers
4k views

How to plan security testing of a web application?

Security testing requires thinking out of the box, it noes not have clear test cases, and it is not repeatable, meaning running same set of actions over and over again will never assure security. ...