Selecting a pentesting service provider can be complex. It is essential to do your research and ensure your chosen provider is proven, reliable and professional beyond reproach.
You will rely on your chosen provider to interrogate your business systems and use complex tools to bombard your IT network. If the provider lacks knowledge and experience in applying their tools to diverse IT environments, you may waste your money and fail to see results. Worse, your IT environment could be damaged, changed or taken down if penetration testing tools are not appropriately configured for your specific environment.
So, how do you select the right testing partner? This guide outlines the nine most important traits you should assess from a provider to ensure you get the best outcome in protecting your organisation.