As such, the methodology of the test is governed by the software development methodology adopted. E-business sites are widely recognized as a must-have marketing and information tool. Your company invested significant time and money into developing your business website.
The key participants in the website development process often become attached to the overall design and performance, sometimes losing sight of how appealing the site is to the target audience. To help ensure that your business website is high caliber on all levels, various testing methodologies should be incorporated to find weaknesses in usability, as well as functionality, performance, and browser compatibility.
History has proven that software defects, bugs and logic flaws are consistently the primary cause of commonly exploited application software vulnerabilities. These can lead to unauthorized access of your networks, systems, and applications information. Our detailed methodology, and a combination of manual techniques and proprietary and commercial tools, this type of assessment pinpoints specific vulnerabilities and identifies underlying problems in the web application.
As part of a web application security assessment, our team will analyze the following key areas within your applications:
- Business Logic, Functional Specification & Implementation
- Access Control & Authorization
- Session Management
- Data Validation
- Error Condition Handling & Exception Management
- Data Confidentiality
- Management Interface
- Privacy Concerns