Why Should You Audit Your Website for Security?

Website Security Audit

What is a Website Security Audit?

What Does Website Security Audit Assess?

  • Core
  • Extensions
  • Themes
  • Software
  • Server settings
  • User practices
  • Data and access related items
  • Information handling processes
  • Hardware and software configurations
  • SSL connections
  • Third-party components
  • Email, etc.

Steps in Web Security Audits

  • An automated scan of all the above-mentioned parts of the IT infrastructure to list all vulnerabilities, misconfigurations, and loopholes present in the website and the security infrastructure. Intelligent vulnerability scanners such as Indusface WAS are extremely useful.
  • Based on the threats identified through step 1 and the website’s complexity, penetration testing is conducted. The exploitability and severity of the vulnerabilities are assessed. Penetration testing must be done manually by trusted security experts.

Why Should You Conduct Web Application Security Audits?

Saves Financial Resources and The Brand Image

Validate the Security Posture

Gain the First Mover Advantage Against Hackers

Uncover Threats Facing Your Website

Compliance Requirement

Identify and Resolves Issues in Security Policies and Protocols

Examine the Flow of Data within the Organization

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