Tag: Security Testing

15

Oct

How Penetration Testing Could Help Reduce The GDPR Impact On Tech Companies

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Posted on : 7:07 pm on 15/10/2018

Online data privacy has always been a concern for many organizations, governments and web users. Users are demanding the transparency on the usage of their personal data by organizations that store and process it, especially after seeing an increased rate of data breaches in the recent past. Recently, Google has announced to shut down the consumer version of Google+ after falling prey to a Data Breach. The security of information in Google+ was compromised, which led Google to shut down its service. Read the full news here. If the world’s most trusted technology giant like Google can fall prey to

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20

Aug

Security Threats Are Haunting the E-commerce Industry. How Can Security Testing Help

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Posted on : 9:14 pm on 20/08/2018

Cybersecurity has become one of the crucial features of the e-commerce industry. Without maintaining proper security practices, online merchants put themselves and their customers at high risk for payment fraud. Smaller companies have a higher risk of security scams due to inadequate internet security from cybercrimes. According to recent reports, one in five small business retailers falls prey to credit card fraud every year. Not just hacking, but accepting fraudulent payment has also become a huge risk for all e-commerce companies. These security issues not only cause financial consequences but also hamper a brand’s reputation. Especially at the time of

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23

Jul

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

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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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06

Jun

Top 5 Testing Strategies to Overcome Digital Disruption in the Banking Sector- Infographic

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Posted on : 4:52 pm on 06/06/2018

Digital disruption has been occurring at every level in the banking sector lately. From newer technology to high competition to intensified customer expectations, the banking industry has become increasingly vulnerable. Digital technology, despite its omnipresence, is beginning to penetrate industries. Banks are finding innovative ways to evade the impending risks associated with digital banking. The efficient way to understand and successfully bring the organization from traditional banking to digital banking is by adopting an Omni-Channel approach. Omni-channel is an approach to customer service where all the channels are closely integrated, keeping the customer as the priority. So how does a

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20

Nov

5 Reasons Why Penetration Testing is Important

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Posted on : 8:31 pm on 20/11/2017

Cybersecurity has become the prime concern for every service organization these days. Organizations, unacquainted with the cyber-attacks and the harm it can cause to the systems are falling prey to these attacks. Therefore, the most appropriate way to secure the organization is to focus on comprehensive security testing techniques. The effective testing approach to assess the current security posture of the system is known as penetration testing also known as ‘Pen-Testing’. What is Pen-Testing Pen-testing aims to identify vulnerabilities and risks in the system which may impact the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the data by emulating a real attack.

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16

Oct

4 Major Benefits of Software Testing in the Healthcare Industry

Benefits of Software Testing in the Healthcare Industry
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Posted on : 5:49 pm on 16/10/2017

With the growing demand for regulatory compliance, interoperability and the end-user technology compliance, the healthcare industry has witnessed major changes in the last few years. Technology has been the major transformation point in this industry, wherein applications are being created to deliver quick service anytime anywhere. Digitalization, being one of the major revolutions seen by this industry, has been helping experts to deliver their services even from a distance. The growing number of healthcare products, such as wearables and the applications associated with them, have created a huge market and had a remarkable effect on the economy. In fact, over

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29

Aug

How DevOps can Boost Security of your Applications

DevOps Boost Security of your Applications
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Posted on : 7:25 pm on 29/08/2017

With the explosion of high-profile hacks, ransomware, and data breaches, it’s common to feel insecure about your organization’s information security these days. As your infrastructure grows and diversifies, you have to protect your organization and its reputation like never before. In this blog, we will display how your organization can follow DevOps approach to boost security. Latest Hacks and breaches You don’t have to go far to see the cost of data breaches. In fact, 2017 has been one of the worst years to experience two big ransomware in a row. ‘WannaCry’ and ‘Petya’ are the two most prominent ransomware

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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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12

Jun

6 most common forms of cyber-attacks you should be aware of

Common forms of cyber-attacks
Security Testing

Posted on : 7:49 pm on 12/06/2017

Cyber-attacks are on a rapid upsurge across the globe. It is termed as a new and the most perilous face of war, involving defensive and offensive operations referring to the threat of spying, cyber-attacks, and disruption. The day-to-day increase of the web and mobile applications have attracted users to acquire end-to-end solutions that can help them deal with less trusted parties. In the long run, these applications become possible sources that exaggerate security threat to sensitive data connected through web and mobile. This situation calls for a holistic approach to security covering multiple layers that include host, network, and application,

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29

Mar

Top 10 Cybersecurity Facts, Figures, and Statistics [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Posted on : 6:48 pm on 29/03/2017

In today’s interconnected world, the damage caused due to an online security breach is known to all. The reputation of a brand gets at stake if the hackers gain access to their corporate systems. Keeping the data safe and away from hackers is the prime objective of today’s enterprises. In this infographic, we will discuss the top cyber security facts and statistics and how security testing can help.

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