Category: How to test?

How to test … a (reverse) proxy? (part  2) 0

How to test … a (reverse) proxy? (part 2)

The previous post about, “How to test … a (reverse) proxy? (part 1)”, covered some of its functionalities like a proxy as: a security provider, a performance enhancer by caching data and a “de-personalization”...

How to test … a (reverse) proxy? (part 1) 0

How to test … a (reverse) proxy? (part 1)

In this post, we focus on testing the configuration (further: config) of (reverse) proxies.  Because a (reverse) proxy has several functions, this article will focus on three specific goals it can fulfill: as a...

How to test … a firewall? 0

How to test … a firewall?

In this post, we zoom in on the testing of the configuration (further: config) of firewalls.  For a definition of firewall see “What is a firewall?”. Before testing the firewall config, a test engineer...