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Sep 21, 2022   |  By Liam Follin
Cyber attacks are inevitable for businesses. Data can be stolen, systems can be compromised, and the reputation of the company can be damaged. If your business is hit with a cyber attack, it is important to have a plan in place for how to respond. In this blog post, we will discuss six steps for successful Incident Response Plan. By following these 6 steps, you can always be one step ahead of the game.
Sep 15, 2022   |  By Andrew Mason
In 2021, Ransomware Attacks cost businesses an estimated $11.5 billion. But that's just the beginning of the story. What about all the other consequences of ransomware attacks? How do they affect businesses? In this blog post, we'll take a look at some of the most important ransomware facts and statistics for 2021. We'll also discuss what businesses can do to protect themselves from these devastating attacks.
Sep 14, 2022   |  By Liam Follin
As we move further into 2022, the world of web application testing is changing. We are seeing new challenges and opportunities as businesses become more reliant on online applications. In this blog post, we will discuss the latest trends in web application testing and how you can prepare your business for the future.
Sep 12, 2022   |  By Liam Follin
At the beginning of August, CREST partnered with OWASP to release the OWASP Verification Standard (OVS), which is designed to formalise and expand on OWASP’s existing work on application security and their own security standards, including their Top 10 Project. OWASP has existed since December 2001 and has been supporting penetration testers and developers alike ever since with tens of thousands of participants.
Sep 8, 2022   |  By AlexArchondakis
Following on from the previous article we posted regarding cyber security trends, we thought we’d revisit the topic and continue with another set to keep an eye on. The world of cyber security is always evolving and there’s always too much for just one article on the subject.
Sep 5, 2022   |  By Liam Follin
In a recent article looking at cyber security trends, we highlighted the potential for incidents to occur from supply chain attacks, as well as the prevalence of ransomware across the Internet. No organisation is safe from attack, as illustrated by the NHS 111 attack at the beginning of the month.
Aug 17, 2022   |  By AlexArchondakis
A cyber attack can happen to businesses of any size or structure. In order to protect your data and your systems, it is important to have a plan in place. This means having protocols in place for dealing with a cyber threat, and making sure all of your employees are aware of the plan and know what to do if an attack occurs. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of incident response planning and how you can secure a structure that is right for your business.
Aug 16, 2022   |  By AlexArchondakis
Cyber attacks are on the rise, and they show no signs of slowing down. In fact, many experts believe that we are only seeing the tip of the iceberg when it comes to cybercrime. As businesses continue to move their operations online, they become increasingly vulnerable to cyberattacks. In this blog post, we will take a look at the five most dangerous cyberattacks in history. These attacks have caused billions of dollars in damage and affected millions.
Aug 15, 2022   |  By AlexArchondakis
As we pass the halfway point of 2022, it’s worth taking a look at the current trends which have been present within the cyber security world and what to look out for in the future. Being aware of trends allows organisations to plan for the future and put processes or defences in place before they’re required.
Aug 3, 2022   |  By Andrew Mason
Almost every business needs modern technology to stay competitive in their industry. This can even include housing proprietary company information and procedures on cloud platforms. Despite the business advantages digital transformation offers, it also opens up new risks you need to effectively manage. One risk that needs to be managed is the threat of a ransomware attack.
Aug 1, 2022   |  By Pentest People
This week we look at the danger of ransomware threats to a business.
Jul 13, 2022   |  By Pentest People
One of our testers talks us through our Dark Web Monitoring Service.
Jul 13, 2022   |  By Pentest People
One of our Phishing testers breaks down our Phishing Service. Looking into both wide scale and targeted campaigns.
Jul 13, 2022   |  By Pentest People
One of our Infrastructure Testers breaks down this penetration testing service, explaining all steps and the different stages as well as the differences between an internal and external test.
Jul 13, 2022   |  By Pentest People
Today Liam walks through the Ransomware Defence Assessment, looking at the three major parts.
Jul 13, 2022   |  By Pentest People
Pentest People offer a range of Cloud Testing Services to evaluate your configuration of Microsoft and Azure Instances, these services determine whether you'd be at risk from exploits by highlighting any known vulnerabilities.
Jul 13, 2022   |  By Pentest People
Pentest People have a wealth of knowledge in the area of Mobile Application Security Testing, and the professional Mobile Application Security Testing Service can be used to identify vulnerabilities that exist on your Mobile applications.
Jul 13, 2022   |  By Pentest People
Penetration Testing is often the core element of an organisation's information security strategy. However, to fully understand whether your company is prepared to withstand a full-scale cyberattack, a Red Team engagement is the closest you will come to simulating an advanced persistent threat against your organisation. Our consultants are trained to rigorously test your organisation’s ability to detect and respond to the current threats posed to your industry.
Jul 13, 2022   |  By Pentest People
Pentest People’s Social Engineering testing service experts are adept at discovering and exploiting operational weaknesses in corporate policies and procedures that can unwittingly lead to unauthorised access to restricted systems. Looking to enquire?
Jul 13, 2022   |  By Pentest People
Pentest People can help alleviate the risks associated with IT Security issues by performing regular web app security of your public-facing or internal Web Applications to identify the issues and to give you an ability to remediate these before an attacker would exploit them.

Pentest People are a UK-based boutique security consultancy focussing on bringing the benefits of Penetration Testing as a Service (PTaaS) to all its clients. This innovative approach to security testing combines the benefits of a consultant-led penetration test and vulnerability assurance through a technologically advanced SecurePortal, providing a living threat system to its clients and benefit through the life of the contract rather than just a single point in time.

Redefining Penetration Testing engagements to bring you Penetration Testing as a Service:

  • Penetration Testing: Pentest People can provide all levels of Penetration Testing based on your exacting requirements. Internal and External assessments can be performed against all types of digital infrastructure.
  • Web Application Testing: Vulnerabilities in modern-day Web Applications have become a major entry point to corporate networks and also have led to many high-profile security breaches.
  • Social Engineering: Pentest People can help you design, plan and execute a Social Engineering engagement that can assess your business-critical controls, policies and procedures within your organisation.

A Fresh Approach to Penetration Testing.