Report Writing & Policies
Report writing is an art, penetration testing report is similar to a simple business report. You must think about the objective and goals, number of goals achieved, the way of accomplishing the goals, timing and other relevant information which will give an initiative about the test to the reader of the report.
Report may fluctuate from time to time and the character of the test. It is the finest idea to comprise flow charts and graphs to state the vulnerabilities. At the beginning of the report you must add some flow chart as an algorithm which will show your working approach. It is very complicated to discuss all relevant points that must be consider while writing a test report. The report may differ because it depends on the nature of test. Your report must be effective so use snapshots of your activity. There are several sample reports and report template existing on the Internet that will actually help you to learn the art of writing a report.