Comprehensive network & infrastructure penetration testing

Network & Infrastructure Tests

Network & Infrastructure

Internal & external pen test assessments give you complete visibility over your security weaknesses.

Competitive Prices

Competitive Pricing

Businesses of all sizes can benefit from a penetration test thanks to our competitive prices

Qualified Security Experts

Certified Experts

Our penetration testers are certified by globally recognized bodies such as CREST and OSCP

Free Vulnerability Scan

Free Vulnerability Scans

Protect your business all year round with 12 months of free vulnerability scans with selected pen tests

Expert network and infrastructure pen testing

Network and infrastructure penetration testing is a comprehensive security assessment that helps you find and prioritize your organization’s security flaws. Our expert penetration testers perform a simulated, authorized attack, using the same tools and tech as real-world cyber criminals to methodically identify all your cyber security weaknesses.

Network penetration tests are in high demand from business of all sizes and sectors, and form the basis of any cyber security strategy. Finding and fixing your security flaws before a hacker exploits them is key to keeping your business and customer data safe.

Benefits of network penetration testing

The risks of hackers breaching your network defenses include data breaches, service outages and damaged systems. This often leads to significant financial and reputational damage that can be hard to recover from. By undertaking network penetration testing your business will be exploiting vulnerabilities in a controlled environment before a cyber criminals gets the chance.

Target Defense uses real-world hacking techniques to methodically test the security status of your infrastructure, systems and network. Our expert pen testers identify your cyber weaknesses and prepare a detailed report detailing every threat we uncovered, including remediation advice. Network penetration testing is regularly performed with application testing for a complete overview of your cyber vulnerabilities.

Test your systems, network & infrastructure for weaknesses

Test your systems, network & infrastructure for weaknesses

Categorize and exploit all discovered vulnerabilities

Categorize and exploit all discovered vulnerabilities

Full reports detail technical and business impacts

Full reports detail technical and business impacts

Use this information to protect and enhance your organization

Use this information to protect and enhance your organization

Free VA scans with selected pen tests

To help your organization stay protected against evolving threats, we give you 12 months vulnerability scanning for free with selected penetration tests.

Top 10 network pen test vulnerabilities

Target Defense’s penetration testers are all experts in their field, and are independently recognized by external certification bodies, including CREST. This means they’re great at picking up vulnerabilities in your network and infrastructure. Here are the top 10 vulnerabilities they find:

  • SSL Misconfigurations
  • Missing HTTP Security Headers
  • Outdated Website Libraries/Components
  • SMB Signing not Required
  • Excessive Information Disclosure
  • Unnecessary Open Services
  • Host Header Injection
  • Outdated and Unsupported Third-party Software
  • SSH Misconfiguration
  • Click Jacking

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.

Vulnerability analysis

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.

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