PENETRATION TESTING SERVICE DUBAI
Identifying and helping to address hidden weaknesses in your organisation’s securities
In today’s world, businesses and organizations are getting more dependent on IT and are driven by technology. With the advancements in technology, the dependency on IT does not look like reducing or slowing down.
With the growing dependency on technology by businesses and organizations, it is important that they ensure the security of their IT infrastructure. This can be done by being able to identify vulnerabilities and plug them through penetration testing.
Penetration testing is a simulated attack on your systems or your entire IT infrastructure, to expose weakness in your Operating System (OS), network devices, and application software. The central idea of penetration testing is to find and secure vulnerabilities.SmartCity Systems offers the Best Penetration testing service in UAE
TYPES OF PENETRATION TESTING
EXTERNAL PENETRATION TESTING
The process of carrying this type of testing is through the internet. The test is conducted by bypassing firewalls as a hacker would, and also gives a view of what a hacker can see and access when firewalls are bypassed.
INTERNAL PENETRATION TESTING
This type of test is carried out to discover the threats that might be lurking within the network. Connections are made to the internal network and if vulnerabilities are discovered attempts are made to exploit them.This type of test is carried out to discover the threats that might be lurking within the network. Connections are made to the internal network and if vulnerabilities are discovered attempts are made to exploit them.
Segmentation testing segregates the less secure networks from more secure networks and ensures that the communication between these networks is restricted.
WHITE BOX PENETRATION TESTING
In this type of test, the testers have full knowledge of the network. Different types of internal information are made available to them through which a tester can gain access to the network.
The engagement results in delivering a detailed report of the assessment. This includes an Executive Summary for the management, A Detailed report on each of the findings with their risk ratings and remediation recommendations.
GRAY BOX PENETRATION TESTING
The test is used to check for threats that can be posed by employees of the company. The tester is given access to the internal network as a user, where he simulates the patterns of employees to determine where threats lie.
PENETRATION TESTING COMPANY DUBAI
Smart City Systems is the best penetration testing company in UAE, armed with the expertise and experience to help you identify and plug vulnerabilities. The first step towards securing your IT infrastructure is being proactive, we offer security penetration testing that identifies vulnerabilities and mitigates disasters.
Our team of experts will run a scan of your entire IT infrastructure to find vulnerabilities that might endanger the security of your business and organization. This is the first step in security penetration testing.
DESIGNING AN ATTACK
Once we have been able to identify the vulnerabilities in your infrastructure, we design attacks targeted at those vulnerabilities. Specific attacks are designed for vulnerabilities discovered.
CARRYING OUT THE ATTACK
This phase of penetration testing is what distinguishes it from Vulnerability testing. In penetration testing, you do not only identify the vulnerabilities, you exploit the vulnerability to the extent that you can.
DETERMINE THE TYPE OF DATA THAT CAN BE STOLEN
After carrying out the testing with any of the methods above, we can determine the extent to which the vulnerability can lead to damages. It also gives us an insight into the type of data that might be at risk in the event of an attack.
SUBMIT REPORTS AND ACT ON FINDINGS
This is the last phase of penetration testing. Reports are prepared on vulnerabilities that the IT infrastructure has, the type of attacks that you might suffer and the data that might be attacked. This gives us an overview of what might happen and how we can help your business as a penetration testing company.