Many organisations have invested substantially in a web presence in order to provide a better and interactive service for their customers, suppliers and business partners. The frequency and level of sophistication of attacks against internet facing systems has grown spectacularly over the last couple of years, whilst at the same time, the level of skills and knowledge required to carry out these attacks has decreased. How secure and resistant to attack your web site is should therefore be a significant concern. The risk of security breaches should be adequately mitigated, as the cost of such breaches has been shown to be high.
It is our view that the level of security of any application is determined by the security of the environment it resides in. This implies that security measures should be taken on each layer in the application environment. Deloitte can help assessing the security of these layers:
Key elements in our approach that distinguish us from other Vulnerability Assessment suppliers: