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What is Python? > What is Python? - Pg. 35

CHAPTER Introduction to Python 2 INFORMATION IN THIS CHAPTER: · What Is Python? · Where Is Python Useful? · Python Basics · File Manipulation · Network Communications During a penetration test, we will likely encounter a situation where we need to quickly generate tools or modify exploits in order to perform network-based attacks. These attacks may occur over protocols such as Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP), or they may require raw socket interaction. These are areas where Python shines as an option in the penetration tester's toolkit. Additionally, Python is