Tag: Application Security Testing

23

Jul

Why Pen-Testing-as-a-Service Makes Sense

Penetration Testing Services Provider Company
Security Testing

Posted on : 7:06 pm on 23/07/2018

Security vulnerabilities are a reality faced by the digital world at a rapid speed. Given this reality, penetration testing (also known as Pen-Testing) has become a critical method for protecting systems and applications from security vulnerabilities. Pen-test assesses the security posture and discovers possible defects that could allow malicious individuals/organizations to compromise the security’s main pillars, i.e. Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability. The goal of this exercise is to uncover vulnerabilities in a target system so the team of developers can take action to correct them. Talking about pen-testers, they act as real attackers, attempting to compromise the system to learn

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12

Jul

The Significance of Application Security Testing in Preventing Cyber-Attacks

Application Security Testing in Preventing Cyber-Attacks
Security Testing

Posted on : 4:58 pm on 12/07/2017

Security has become an indispensable part of the software industry, as hackers are leaving no stone unturned in exploiting the vulnerabilities in the applications through advanced techniques and methods. With most enterprises going full stream on preventing any cyber-attack on their applications, there has been a transformation in the security landscape. The increasing number of cyber-attacks at the application level has been pushing organizations to comply with several regulatory mandates. One such cyber-attack named ‘Petya Ransomware Attack’ recently hit the cyber walls of companies spanning Europe, the Middle East, and the United States. Petya is being publicized as more deadly

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