What is Web Application Penetration Testing?
Web Application Penetration Testing (a.k.a. Application Pentest, Application VAPT, Application Pen Testing) is a simulated cyber-attack against a web application to check for exploitable vulnerabilities. Web applications are the most fragile entry points to breach into organization’s network infrastructure as it offers public access. Public facing applications faces the highest risks of being breached and lead to malicious attackers into the system.
softScheck is a CREST accredited Penetration Testing provider.
It is also important to note that automated testing is complimented by manual testing to achieve compliance and full coverage.
Approach & Methodology
softScheck’s application penetration tests methodology is based upon industry standard such as Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP), CWE, SANS, NIST, PTES and OSSTMM. It covers the classes of vulnerabilities including, but not limited to:
The vulnerabilities are evaluated using Common Vulnerability Scoring System) (CVSS) method to assess and evaluate the risk.
softScheck’s approach Penetration Testing with a rigorous manual testing technique: