The security performance test
A penetration test is a technical and offensive check of the security of IT systems. The focus can be on different IT components:
A penetration test begins with defining the scope and conditions: You specify which networks, hosts, applications, user roles, functionalities, etc. are to be tested and under which conditions. The following questions, among others, are clarified:
The duration of a penetration test depends on the size and complexity of the environment as well as the desired depth of testing. A variety of techniques and tools can be used. Typical activities include:
Your added valueAfter the penetration test, we provide you with a report that explains the identified opportunities for improvement, prioritises them according to criticality and recommends measures for their elimination. In doing so, we attach importance to recommending not only selective but also holistic measures to you. A penetration test can also be beneficial in the early development phase of a new application or environment as design vulnerabilities can be detected early and remedied cost-effectively.
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