Web Vulnerability Scanning is an industry leading technology that scans websites and web applications for a large variety of vulnerabilities. Network-level defense mechanisms such as firewalls, SSL and properly configured servers provide no protection against web application attacks. This is because web application attacks are performed on port 80 or port 443, which are the ports that need to remain open. Additionally, since web applications are often tailor-made to serve specific business requirements, testing for vulnerabilities tends to be less rigorous than off-the-shelf software.Web Vulnerability Scanners are able toautomate and significantly speed-up the penetration testing process bysubjecting web applications to several hundreds of different attack vectors forattacks such as SQL Injection, Cross-Site Scripting and Cross-Site RequestForgery. Any vulnerabilities found are reported and accompanied by informationdetailing the impact of the vulnerability and how to fix them.
The Web Vulnerability Scanner is an essential tool to any consultant, business or organization, small or large, that are serious about safeguarding the integrity and security of their websites and web applications. A good Web Vulnerability Scanner should have full support for HTML5 and mobile websites and web applications, and ought to be able to detect sophisticated attacks such as Blind Cross-Site Site Scripting and Email Header Injection attacks
This solution provides consultants, businesses and organizations the tools to identify security vulnerabilities that could have cost them or their clients dear if exploited. With the complexity of web application constantly increasing, the opportunities for attackers to find new vulnerabilities to exploit is equally on the rise. To such an extent, the security of web applications has become a critical aspect of business continuity.
Comguard FZ LLC is an authorized Value Added Distributor for Acunetix. Acunetix is one of the leading web vulnerability scanners on the market, utilised by a number of financial institutions, large corporations and the military including US Air Force. Acunetix has pioneered web application security scanning and has established an engineering lead in website analysis and vulnerability detection with the following innovative features.
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