List of Tools for Pentest Rookies

It is difficult sometimes for someone without any experience that he wants to join the field of the penetration testing to establish which tools he should know as a starting point. Based on what the industry usually expects from rookies during the interview or in their first year if they join the company that is hiring, the following list has been created as a pointer with the most common tools.

These tools can cover the basics in an infrastructure and in a web application penetration test. Of course all of these should be used in a safe lab environment and not across the Internet.

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