Vulnerability Assessment & Penetration Testing (VA-PT)

Activities carried out by an appropriate business impact assessment and proper recovery plan recommendations, based on key standards and best practices (non-exhaustive list of examples):

  • OWASP v4 for analysis on web applications
  • OWASP Mobile Security Testing Guide
  • ISECOM OSSTMM 3.0 for some safety checks
  • NIST CSRC indicating IT security best practices

The VA-PT service is offered for many areas, including:

  • Industrial automation: SCADA and IoT systems
  • Automotive: safety analysis of communication interfaces exposed by the on-board computer
  • MMobile Application, with reverse engineering of the code
  • Web application

IMQ has the first laboratory accredited by Accredia, in terms of vulnerability assessment for tests on trust service provider infrastructure regarding trust services according to the European regulation on eIDAS digital identity, and according to national regulations on legally compliant digital preservation and on SPID (digital identity).

Source code security audit (code review) of HW/SW products.

Among the penetration testing we also point out those related to phishing, useful to verify the end user susceptibility to actions required by the attackers. The testing is conducted through simulated phishing campaigns sent to all users in your organization or to a selected control group.

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