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Sept. 15, 2022, 12:40 a.m. | /u/Successful_Day_1172

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Let’s hear some of the biggest mistakes or “woopsie” moments you’ve had on a pentest.

Whether you Locked out an entire company or crashed a critical machine let’s gather round and share some of the not-so-good times we’ve had

This is intended to be lighthearted and informative so please share the lesson you learned!

I know personally I’ve locked out a couple hundred users before and had a very uncomfortable chat with the C-Suite. Ultimately it was resolved and life …

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