All Cloud Technology Tested
All cloud infrastructure & apps are pen tested, including AWS, Azure, GCP, & more
Competitive Pen Test Pricing
Businesses of all sizes can benefit from a penetration test thanks to our competitive prices
Modern Dashboard Platform
Prioritize pen test results and get remediation guidance from our easy to use dashboard
Continuous Automated Protection
Reveal new security flaws & protect your business 24/7 with automated scanning
What is cloud pen testing?
Cloud technology is a key business enabler, with cloud apps and infrastructure at the heart of today’s business operations. This makes securing cloud technologies a number one priority for businesses. Cloud pen testing is the best way to scrutinize your cloud provider’s security and ensure your business data is protected. Target Defense uses our own expert cloud pen testers to uncover vulnerabilities, weaknesses and technical misconfigurations that a cyber attacker would target. Our most common engagements are for AWS, GCP Microsoft 365 & Azure.
Test your cloud apps and infrastructure for weaknesses
Categorize and exploit all discovered vulnerabilities
Full reports detail technical and business impacts
Information to protect and enhance your organization
Continuous security with automated scanning
Uncover threats 24/7 with 12 months of automated vulnerability scans included with Target Defense penetration tests.
Top 5 cloud pen test vulnerabilities
The multitude of configuration and service options of cloud services means our cloud pen tests find numerous security flaws. Here are the top 5 security vulnerabilities we find during our cloud pen tests:
- Exposed cloud storage instances
- External data sharing
- Vulnerable interfaces and APIs
- User roles & policies
- Server-side request forgery
Trusted cloud pen testing
Target Defense pen testers are independently certified by international standards for network penetration testing including CREST and OSCP, so we know what we’re doing. We’ve performed thousands of tests for clients in all industry sectors, from big-name brands to mid-market and SMB start-ups. Your lead penetration tester is also available to answer questions at any stage of the process.
Target Defense pen test methodology
Industry standard best practices are embedded into all Target Defense penetration tests
Scope definition & pre-engagement interactions
Based on your defined goals, we’ll work with you to develop a tailored testing strategy.
Intelligence gathering & threat modelling
In this reconnaissance stage, our experts use the latest groundbreaking techniques to gather as much security information as possible.
Using the latest tools and sector knowledge, we’ll uncover what’s making your critical assets vulnerable and at risk from attack.
Using a range of custom-made exploits and existing software, our penetration testers will test all core infrastructure and components without disrupting your business.
The team will determine the risks and pivot to other systems and networks if within the scope of the test. All compromised systems will be thoroughly cleaned of any scripts.
Our security team will produce a comprehensive report with their findings. Once received, we’ll invite you for a collaborative read through. You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions and request further information on key aspects of your test.
Hear what our customers say
Target Defense’s expertise and technical understanding were immediately apparent. This gave us confidence that we were going to get a good service and a good outcome. We were right on both counts.
Matt Boddy, CTO
We’ve always been very impressed with the cyber security services Target Defense provide us. Their professional approach, knowledge and flexibility have ensured they have become a key trusted partner in our supply chain.
CTO, Paymentsense (Europe's largest merchant service provider)
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