Penetration Testing

PenTesting Vs. Assessment

There are two very different ways to test your systems for vulnerabilities.

Penetration testing and vulnerability scanning are often confused for the same service. The problem is business owners purchase one when they need the other. A vulnerability scan is an automated, high-level test that looks for and reports potential vulnerabilities.

A Penetration test is a detailed hands-on examination performed after the vulnerability scan. The engineer will use the scanned findings of vulnerabilities to create scripts or find scripts online that can be used to inject malicious codes into the vulnerabilities to gain access to the system.

Cyber Security Consulting Ops will always offer our customers’ vulnerability scanning instead of a Penetration Test because it doubles the work and may cause outages. If a customer wants us to do PenTesting. They should understand there is a higher risk for an outage, so they must accept the risk of possible outage because of code/script injections into their systems.

I.T. Security Assessment (penetration testing) can help protect applications by exposing weaknesses that provide an alternative route to sensitive data. Cyber Security Consulting Ops will help protect your digital enterprise against cyber-attacks and internal malicious behavior with end-to-end monitoring, advising, and defensive services.

The more you know about your vulnerabilities and security controls, the more you can strengthen your organization with effective procedures for governance, risk, and compliance. With the growth in cyber-attacks and data breaches costing businesses and the public sector millions every year, cyber security is now high on the strategic agenda. The deliverables will be a report and result in analysis with the client and remedial action, which will be dependent on the results and what the next course of action should be.

Whether you are looking for advice, testing, or auditing services, it is our job as information risk, security, and compliance specialists to protect our customers in today’s dynamic risk environment. Our elite team, experience, and proven approach protect you with future-proofed advice delivered in plain English.

By thinking outside the box and keeping up to date with all the latest developments, we ensure we keep you one step ahead of cyber threats and vulnerabilities. We offer weekly and monthly monitoring of endpoint devices if entities use our endpoint protection vendor.

~~We will collaborate with existing IT teams and share results from our assessments.~~

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