24 Jun Practice Test Question – Penetration Testing
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In which one of the following types of penetration test does the attacker not have any access to any information about the target environment prior to beginning the attack?
A. White box
B. Red box
C. Black box
D. Grey box
Correct Answer: C
In a black box attack, the attacker does not have access to any information about the target environment before beginning the attack. In a grey box attack, the attacker has limited information. In a white box attack, the attacker has full knowledge of the target environment before beginning the attack.