apptroops’s Database penetration test will help your database stay protected

And will ensure that it is properly designed, configured and maintained

Safeguarding database is never an easy task, and very often the attacks that go after the simplest vulnerabilities that are the ones that are most successful. Organizations must continually assess the security of their database in order to reduce attack surfaces. They need to be vigilant about keeping a lookout for default or weak log-in credentials.

Safeguarding database

The database is treated in a very important manner and is considered a precious business asset holding sensitive information like customer data, card details, product and pricing data, a record of employees, supplier information, blueprints, project reports, contracts, and intellectual property.

  • In order to avoid financial or reputational damage it important to protect your data so that it does not fall in the wrong hands
  • The testing needs to be conducted on regular basis.
  • There has been an increased number of incidents where data repositories are targeted.
apptroops’s Database penetration test will help your database stay protected

Need of Database security

Common Database Vulnerabilities

  • Unencrypted sensitive data at rest and in motion
  • Unpatched databases
  • Denial-of-service attack
  • Privilege escalation
  • Buffer overflows
  • Broken configuration management
  • Unnecessarily enabled database features
  • Extensive user and group privileges
  • SQL injections
  • Default, blank, and weak username/password
  • Broken configuration management
  • Unnecessarily enabled database features
  • Extensive user and group privileges
  • SQL injections
  • Default, blank, and weak username/password
  • Two types of data penetration tests are done
    • White Box
    • Black Box
  • Policy for the passwords is reviewed
  • Privileges and roles are reviewed
  • Secure connections are verified

Methodology and Benefits

apptroops find vulnerabilities and offer recommendations for better securing the
application and the sensitive data it handles