HOW PENETRATION TESTING PROTECTS BUSINESSES
Identify key weaknesses that are putting your organisation at risk of compromise. Discover weak configurations and out of date services putting your business at risk of exploitation by Cyber Criminals and Hackers
MEET COMPLIANCE REQUIREMENTS
Regulatory and Compliance standards such as ISO 27001, GDPR, PCI DSS recommend or require that organisations perform annual penetration testing as a minimum.
PROTECT YOUR BUSINESS
Protect your business against exploitation of known security threats. Ensure your applications security against common attacks as covered standards such as the OWASP Top 10. Protect your infrastructure, applications, APIs, Network Devices, Firewalls and more
REASSURE YOUR CUSTOMERS
Regular Penetration Testing protects you and your customers together. It also reassures new and existing customers on your commitment to keeping your and their business safe in the digital world.
WHAT IS A PENETRATION TEST?
A penetration test or pen test is an authorized simulated cyber attack on an organisation's systems, performed to evaluate their security.
The primary purpose of the test is to identify weaknesses or vulnerabilities which include the potential for unauthorized parties to gain access to the target organisation. This allows oranisations to assess and prove their readiness in dealing with many of the attacks that occur everyday in Cyberspace.
WHAT TYPES OF PENETRATION TESTING CAN BE DONE?
Penetration Tests include several key areas. These include but are not limited to Infrastructure Testing, Web Application Assessments, API testing, Firewall Rule Reviews, Database Testing, Build and Configuration Reviews, Password Audits, Network and WiFi testing as well as Static Code analysis.
Want to know more? Check out our FAQ below
WHY CHOOSE WHITECART SECURITY?
Whitecart Security is a dedicated Cyber Security company. Our experienced Pen Testers are CHECK certified with a strong technical background in security. We've experience in a number of industries in both the public and private sectors.
We're based in the central belt in Scotland and can therefore dedicate an onsite resource quickly and effectively in Scotland as well as around the UK. We're here to help you achieve your certification, every step of the way.
Frequently asked questions
What are the various stages of Penetration Testing?
Pen Testing involves a number of key stages:
Scoping - At this stage we help you determine what will be tested as well as define the requirements
Testing - This is where the actual testing takes place, we'll keep you informed of CRITICAL and HIGH threats found throughout this stage
Reporting - We'll produce a World Class quality report, detailing the findings, how they were discovered as well as suggestions on how to remediate the issues
Re-Testing - We can offer support to retest any remediations following your pen test engagement
Can you help us determine what should be tested and how?
We provide close consultation at all stages of the process however in the scoping stage, we can help determine the assets you should be looking to protect and the best way to assure those through testing.
How often should a pen test be run?
It's advisable to test all of your environment on a yearly basis.