StarSwift Vulnerability Assessments - Vulnerability Management

Vulnerability Assessments

Vulnerability scanning is an organised approach to the testing, identification, analysis and reporting of potential security issues.

Vulnerability Assessments

Conducting regular vulnerability scans will help determine the overall effectiveness of your information security technical measures.

Vulnerability Scanning (also known as  Security Assessment) is a requirement of a number of Information Security Standards and frameworks including ISO 27001 and the PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard).

We offer a number of scanning options:


External Scanning:​

  • Vulnerability scanning of internet facing devices or assets.

Internal Scanning:

  • Vulnerability scanning of internal infrastructure or assets.

Web Sites & Web Applications:

  • Vulnerability scanning of internet facing (public) web sites or internal web servers or web applications.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Scanning:

  • Requirement 11.2 of the PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) mandates “internal and external network vulnerability scans must be carried out at least quarterly and following any significant change.

  • External quarterly scans must be performed by a PCI SSC ASV (Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council Approved Security Vendor).

Personal Identifiable Information (PII) Scanning:

  • Scanning for any customer / Personal Identifiable Information which requires to be anonymised and/or appropriate controls put in place relating to unauthorised access.  This is a requirement of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Vulnerability Assessments is one of our Managed Service options. This can be combined with any of our other Managed Service offerings as required and tailored to the needs of your business.

StarSwift Managed Security Services:

For more information on our Vulnerability Assessment services and to see where we can support you, please get in touch using the contact button below.

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