Penetration Testing Freelancers

Browse Penetration Testing job posts for project examples or post your job on Upwork for free!

Penetration Testing Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of Upwork Penetration Testing projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

Upwork Penetration Testing Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 14 Penetration Testing projects are completed every quarter on Upwork.

14

Time to Complete Upwork Penetration Testing Jobs

Time needed to complete a Penetration Testing project on Upwork.

Average Penetration Testing Freelancer Feedback Score

Penetration Testing Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.41.

4.41
Last updated: May 1, 2015
More options
Clear all filters
  1. Maxim Tsoy

    Maxim Tsoy

    Experienced Python Developer and Security Researcher

    Russia - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 2

    1. Python development: Rich experience in distributed Python applications and web applications development using Django, Pyramid, and Celery. Released several mobile Python applications (kivy). 2. Security Assessment: I have a huge experience in vulnerability research and security assessment (currently this is my main occupation). Reached the top in many hacking contests, including DEF CON CTF. I usually specialize in web application security, however, I am experienced in network, database, cryptography and other security areas. Disclosed security advisories for many vendors including: - Cisco - Citrix - Yandex (Entered Bug Bounty Hall of Fame) - SAP - Qiwi 3. Game Development: Have an experience in game design and development using Game Maker Studio.

    $22.22 /hr
    249 hours
    0.00
  2. Vlad Z.

    Vlad Z.

    Consultant, Inventor, Software Engineer - InfoSec, Cryptography, etc.

    United States - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 5

    Greetings and salutations! Some highlights of my background: AACS Intermediate Key-Generation Facility. 14 patents granted: 10 in USA, 2 in China (PRC), 1 in Japan, 1 in Korea. Publications include 9 academic papers. Continuing to brag shamelessly about myself: Silicon Valley inventor and enthusiast with broad, multi-angle expertise across computer science field * Expert problem-solver, especially in previously unfamiliar areas * Impactful, innovative contributions as a part of dynamically-assembled international teams or solo * Exposure to all stages of the software life cycle * Having performed trade show demos, presentations to C-level executives and senior management Areas of interest and expertise: Cryptography - Information Security and Privacy - DRM - Enterprise Data Management - RDBMS - Multimedia and General Data Compression - Networking - OS Kernels - Assembler - Reverse Engineering - Industrial Research and Inventorship - Standardization Efforts - You Name It! If there's something not [yet] in this list - I learn fast, very fast. Finally, my skills also include cooking cutlets and brushing long-hair pets. I thrive on nontrivial, challenging, and diverse projects. Let us get in touch, and I shall resolve your problems quickly and efficiently. While I'm new to oDesk (for the time being), I have experience in consulting and contract engagements.

    $99.99 /hr
    28 hours
    0.00
  3. Saadat R.

    Saadat R.

    QA Expert - Security & Penetration Testing Specialist

    Pakistan - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 5

    SKILL SUMMARY ABOUT ME Being an Independent Software Quality Assurance & Testing personnel and full time freelancer, I have delivered testing analysis, design, and execution, reporting, fixes and follow-up services to my offshore clients all over the world particularly in USA, Canada, UK, France, Europe, Middle East, Russia, Japan, Australia etc. My specialties are ¤ MSc in COMPUTER SCIENCES with Specialization in Software Quality Assurance ¤ More than 11 years of hands on QA, QC, Manual & Automated Testing experience ¤ Vast experience in Automation Testing using Selenium Webdriver, MS CodedUI, LoadRunner, TestNG, Telerik WebAii etc solutions ¤ Extensive experience in Web, Desktop & Mobile Application Testing ¤ Extensive experience in Agile/Scrum/Kanban/Lean methodologies ¤ Extensive Experience of Security & Penetration Testing (Ethical Hacking) ¤ Great experience of Leading the QA Team, Writing test plan, Test Cases using requirement specifications, user stories, and system understanding ¤ 100% flexible, can work in any time zone 1 – REQUIREMENT ANALYSIS & UNDERSTANDING 2 - COMMUNICATIONS 3 – TEST PLANNING & DOCUMENTATION 4 – TESTS DESIGN 5 – QA DOCUMENTATION 6 – TEST EXECUTION I have performed extensive Manual & Automated testing for a wide range of almost all kind of Mobile, Web, RIA, Desktop Apps. I have always organized deliverables in a complete, clear, of good quality, and in timely manner. I perform different combinations of following testing types: 7 – TESTING TYPES ¤ Functional, Integration, System ¤ SOA, Web Services, 3rd Party API ¤ Boundary Value Analysis, Destructive, Structural ¤ GUI, UX, Usability, Accessibility ¤ Cross Browser, OS/ Platform/ Device ¤ Regression, Sanity, UAT, Exploratory ¤ Cookie, Session, User Authentication ¤ Security & Penetration for Mobile & Web apps ¤ Database, Multilingual ¤ Performance, Load, Stress ¤ BlackBox, GrayBox, WhiteBox ¤ Installation, Configuration, Software & Hardware Compatibility 8 – DATABASE SKILLS ¤ Sound expertise of Databases i.e. MySQL, MS SQL Server, ORACLE, PostgreSQL, MS Access, SQL, and related technologies ¤ Reviewed DB Schemas for improvements ¤ Performed Data Verification & Validation, Data Mapping, Feed Scheduling of DB Apps using SQL Scripts ¤ Involved in Performance Testing, Query Optimization, counting # of Data Reads on the pages ¤ Used SQL queries to evaluate and validate loaded/ imported data from external sources 9 – DEFECT REPORTING & ANALYSIS ¤ Defect Reporting with thorough Details & Reproduction Steps along with Screenshots, Screen-casts/ Videos, Images, Scripts etc. ¤ Defect Analysis based on Test Metrics ¤ Defect Summaries with Module-wise Metrics ¤ Status Reports, Quality Metric Reports, SQA Analysis Report 10 – FIXES AND FOLLOW-UPS ¤ Tested critical Bug Fixes and coordinated with developers ¤ Engaged in Release Setup/ Notes/ Support/ Follow-Up and testing the Release Delivering Process ¤ Coordinated with clients upon New Fixes and Change Requests 11 – QA AUDITS ¤ Reviewed Business Requirements, FS, and CRS Documents ¤ Design, Code Review, Project Plan, Design, Training Audits ¤ Verification & Validation Audits ¤ Review for QA artifacts like Test & Validation Plans, Test Cases and Data Validation SQL scripts

    $15.00 /hr
    414 hours
    0.00
  4. Daniel Stahlnecker

    Daniel Stahlnecker

    IT Security Consultant

    United States - Last active: 10/08/2014

    Experienced with IT industry’s best practices in the security program, project, and risk management areas including NIST Special Publications, Federal Information Processing Standards, Federal Information Security Management Act, NISPOM, DITSCAP, and International Standards for Organization 27001, HIPAA, Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity, GLB, Visa CISP SEC Rules, PCI-DSS, NASD Rules, and NYSE Rules. Including extensive experience in a variety or project management methodologies (PMP BoK, Prince2, Scrum, Agile, Waterfall, etc.) Outstanding leadership and team building skills resulting in effective working relationships and top performance among staff. Extensive project management experience in turning security concepts and ideas into delivered solutions. An excellent communicator between technical and business units who can translate complex information into easily understood terms.

    $33.33 /hr
    3 hours
    0.00
  5. Joser G.

    Joser G.

    DevOps / IT Technical Support

    Philippines - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

    Prevention is my main goal, to ensure everything is working good and to lessen conflicts and troublesome to our beloved customers. I'm learning and still developing my skills in the field of web development and programming which I am a Computer Science Graduate for 4 years, but my experience is more on hardware and networking. I'm interested on exploring new things as a challenge, and willing to learn. - Cloud Tools Experiences - * Vagrant * Chef - Languages Capabilities - * RubyOnRails * Python * PHP * Bash / Powershell - Web Developments - * Wordpress * Drupal * Joomla * NGINX * Apache * MySQL * PHP

    $3.33 /hr
    2,012 hours
    0.00
  6. Francesco Ongaro

    Francesco Ongaro

    Senior Security researcher

    Italy - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 1

    Francesco Ongaro is an Italian security expert and Hacker, living in Verona (the city of Romeo and Giulietta), specialized in Network and Web Application Penetration Tests. He performed several hundred of technical activities over the years for many of the most important and exposed costumers in the private, public infrastructure, finance, banking, insurance and media fields. His research and advisories are published on USH (www.ush.it) and he founded an independent Tiger Team under the ISGroup (www.isgroup.it) umbrella. Senior Security Researcher at ISGroup (http://www.isgroup.it/), IT Security Outsourcing company. CEO at USH (http://www.ush.it/), IT Security research team. IT/ICT Security - Vulnerability Assessment (VA) - Network Penetration Testing (NPT) - Social engineering - Web Application Penetration Testing (WAPT) - Ethical Hacking - Security engineering - White box Architecture, Application, Database and Code Review - IT Security Standards and Best practices Audit - IT Security Policy and Documentation Audit - Reverse Engineering - ISO 20000 / PCI DSS / NIST / COBIT - Information Risk Management - Disaster Recovery (DRP/BCP) - IT Audit & Compliance Management - Secure development - Project management

    $55.56 /hr
    1 hours
    0.00
  7. Abdul Rasheed

    Abdul Rasheed

    PHP/Web Developer, Information/Application Security Analyst

    Pakistan - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 7

    Over the last 5 years, I have developed a wide range of websites using HMTL, DHTML, PHP, and MySQL including sites for start-up companies and small businesses. My core competency lies in complete end-end management of a new website development project and managing the security of web applications, and I am seeking opportunities to build websites from the ground up for you or your business. If you need IT Security Services or Web Application and Server Security Assessment, I can also help you. I also have some experience in the following areas: SQL, Ajax, OOP, and software design and testing, Web Application Security Assessment, Information Security Evaluation and Auditing. Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning.

    $12.00 /hr
    18 hours
    0.00
  8. Lohitha Perera

    Lohitha Perera

    Information Security Analyst

    Sri Lanka - Last active: 20 days ago - Tests: 3

    Core Information Security Experience 4 years. I always communicate and deliver quality work on time. I work as an Application Security Analyst. I do security reviews on daily basis which involving application code review and penetration testing. Security reviews are done against the OWASP Top Ten Vulnerabilities and code reviews done according to the secure coding best practices. With my previous employment i have worked as a software programmer and also i have good experience in Linux System Administration. My free time i utilize for interesting projects which involve embedded devices (raspberry pi, arduino, microcontroller)

    $11.11 /hr
    1 hours
    0.00
  9. Andrew Aurand

    Andrew Aurand

    Security Consultant/Linux Admin

    United States - Last active: 11/29/2014 - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 2

    SKILLS & COMPETENCIES • Exceptional problem-solving skills to identify issues and implement solutions • Advanced experience with Linux in regards to server administration, configuration, and teaching • Utilizing Skype video and voice chat to provide technical support assistance • Adept in remote access solutions (virus removal and technical support) INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & SOFTWARE EXPERTISE Software & Mobile Platforms • Windows 95, XP, Vista, 7, 8, Windows Server 2008 • Linux/Unix: Ubuntu, Fedora, Debian, Backbox, Backtrack, Arch, Kali, PC-BSD • Android, iOS, BlackBerry OS 6 • Microsoft Office XP, 2003, 2010, OpenOffice, LibreOffice Security & Networking • Threat Assessment/Risk Analysis, Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Planning • Wireless Penetration Testing & Open Source Intelligence Gathering (OSINT) • Port Forwarding, Firewalls, General Troubleshooting Virtualization • Virtual OSE (built and cloned) • Windows and Linux Virtual Machines Programming • Exposure to Python 2.xx and 3.xx

    $11.11 /hr
    75 hours
    0.00
  10. Sanehdeep Singh

    Sanehdeep Singh

    IT Security Consultant | Ethical hacker | Penetration Tester

    India - Last active: 06/25/2014 - Tests: 2

    Hello. I am certified ethical hacker, in the last 3.5 years I have managed to resolve some really hard tasks that involved hosting companies, banks, state administration systems, and I think I can manage to the end your task as well. I'm a hard workers; out-of-the-box thinker and love to make things secure. I'm not utilizing the standard tools; but provide excellent work with manual testing and detailed reports. With very well documented advisories and guides to fix problems.

    $5.56 /hr
    1 hours
    0.00