Identification of Network Vulnerabilities
- June 8, 2020
- Posted by: Netrika
- Category: Risk Management
Any organization which has presence on the Internet is vulnerable to different kinds of security hazards. The network of the organization is made up of interdependent systems, and this makes the establishment of security very important. Some of the issues are evident to employees of the business and these can be rectified, On the other hand, there are many other issues that lie beneath the surface, these will need VAPT (Vulnerability Assessment & Penetration Testing) to root out.
The importance of testing the sturdiness of the system at different intervals of time is very much a strategic decision, and a good one that shows that the people in charge of the business value their data policies and client security. Investment is quite high in the setting up of different cyber security systems and it follows that the testing of these tools in a working environment is essential. Training and specialized skills are required in identification and preventing of issues. This leads to the security of the company’s network even more water-tight than before.
The belief is firmly held that only those people with in-depth knowledge of VAPT should be tasked with this operation. It also helps due to the fact that the testing is devoid of bias. An assessment of the security is a vital part of the operations of the company. This is because leaks in the network can lead to stole customer details and endanger the capability and good name of the organization in the market. There is no dearth of malicious hackers and cyber criminals whose only job is to use their misguided talents to steal customer data and commit fraud.
The VAPT has the potential of assessing the varied levels of risks present in the client organization. Loopholes always exist in any security system and it becomes very important to plug these as soon as possible. VAPT testing will enable the organization or business to set up security in the recommended manner, and see that the new system is devoid of any vulnerability. The company providing the VAPT test will share with the employers any vulnerability that they come across. In addition, if there is a specific request for a report on a certain area of security, the VAPT team does that too.
Netrika Consulting India offers VAPT Services in India and has proficient teams which can conduct Penetration Testing on a scale that is as large as a real time cyber-attack. The tactics that hackers employ are also used on the company network to spot flaws and give recommendations. They also conduct Application Testing which evaluates the shortcomings and possible vulnerability in applications.