The internet as giant communication medium and the corresponding connectivity of millions of devices leads to diverse risks in security. Automated or targeted attacks on external and internal IT systems are an increasing threat. Often vulnerabilities in infrastructures result in huge economic damages that could have been prevented.
A vulnerability audit is a comprehensive audit of your entire IT infrastructure in order to find vulnerabilities and issues. This is done by using diverse tools like scanners to help analyzing your network. Their outcome is the basis for extensive and detailed next steps.
During the audit, you get regular reports, that keep you up-to-date and informed about the running steps. In the very end, you get a final report that contains all the details about issues, their rating and how to come by. Every issue is prioritized which makes it easier to decide about your next step.
A vulnerability audit is a security audit where the following properties apply.
applications, services, network devices, servers, clients
white, grey or black box
external or internal
direct attack attempts or covert attack
passive, polite, aggressive or paranoid