Risk Assessment

TechDefcon works alongside your organisation to conduct end to end and top to bottom risk assessments with a nuanced understanding of all applicable national and international regulations and standards including:

  • UAE's Information Assurance standards
  • GDPR
  • PCI (Payment Card Industry) Data Security Standards
  • ISO 27001 and 27002
  • NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) 80053
  • IEC (International Electro technical Commission) 62443
  • ISACA COBIT framework

By analyzing an organisation's existing position against these standards, we help our customers identify potential risks and bring our comprehensive cyber security knowledge to the task of efficiently and effectively mitigating these risks.

Although each assignment is unique given the specifics of each organisation, we have developed a proprietary GRC risk assessment and mitigation tool tailor made for small and medium sized organisations that ensures a detailed and comprehensive approach and gives each customer confidence that after each risk assessment exercise, it is in full compliance with all applicable regulations and has optimized its risk posture in light of the latest iterations of relevant international standard. 

Our risk mitigation process draws on the broad expertise we have within TechDefcon. 

Security Assessments

TechDefcon’s elite team of CyberSecurity and Cyber Network Defense partners and specialists help you identify and manage threats and vulnerabilities inside your environment to mitigate risk and protect data, ensuring regulatory compliance and an improved security posture. 

Our highly skilled team perform security testing, application security testing, penetration tests, audits and reviews of your applications, infrastructure, data, and systems to identify vulnerabilities and risks. 

These are ranked to assist in balancing your asset value in ways that make business sense.We measure the severity of your vulnerabilities, make cost effective recommendations that will mitigate threats, and offer our expertise in implementing these recommendations and countermeasures. Such assessments are also useful in validating the efficacy of defensive mechanisms, as well as end users' adherence to security policies.

The solution suite includes:

Technology Compliance: Quick effective 'snapshot' of your enterprise security compliance profile maintaining compliance with legislative regulations and industry standards demand.

Vulnerability Assessment: Pro-active steps to secure your environment by identifying and remediating known security exposures before potential attackers do.

Penetration Testing: TechDefcon delivers network, application, wireless, and social engineering engagements to demonstrate the security level of your organisations' key systems and infrastructure through simulation of real-world attack vectors.

Application Security: Dynamic (Black), Static (White) and Source Code reviews identifies critical vulnerabilities in applications such as SQL injection, cross-site scripting (XSS), buffer overflows, unhandled error conditions and potential back-doors.Detailed technical and executive level reports include recommendations for mitigation or remediation of vulnerable assets to improve the efficiency of IT operations and risk rated reports can help measure security effectiveness and providing critical feedback in to the businesses security strategy. 

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Security Testing

As the cyber world is becoming more-and-more vulnerable to attacks, the security of enterprise, customer data and application availability are key concerns for enterprises. Any security breach can have wide-spread and far-reaching impacts including loss of customer trust and legal repercussions. 

To avoid this situation, we recommend security testing for your application. 

Security Testing in Dubai / UAE

What we do

#TechDefcon with its ISO 27001 Certified Partners and its team of Certified Ethical Hackers (CEH), can ensure that your application are secure from any vulnerabilities, and meets the stated security requirements like confidentiality, authorization, authentication, availability and integrity.   

Our partners are among the best security testing companies that have expertise in assessing a wide range of applications for security threats and we ensure that your application is rigorously tested for all possible threats and vulnerabilities. We primarily follow the OWASP (Open Web Security Project) guidelines along with PCI-DSS, HIPAA, SOX, WAHH, OSSTM, WASC and NIST Standards as per the application specific requirements.  

These include a set of comprehensive checks for testing the security of your web application and ensuring that no vulnerabilities are missed during testing 

Pen Testing

Our security testing differentiators

  • Pool of skilled Certified Ethical Hackers (CEH)
  • Conformance with International Standards including  OWASP, OSSTMM, PCI-DSS, HIPAA, SOX, WAHH Etc. 
  • Vendor independence coupled with deep expertise of key security technologies  
  • Detailed reports classifying each vulnerability in appropriate categories along with mitigation strategy  
  • Vulnerability-free application with iterative strategy for further release  

Barracuda Networks, Inc.

Barracuda Networks, Inc. offers industry-leading solutions designed to solve mainstream IT problems – efficiently and cost effectively – while maintaining a level of customer support and satisfaction second to none. Our products span three distinct markets, including: 

1) content security 

2) networking and application delivery and 

3) data storage, protection and disaster recovery.

While we maintain a strong heritage in email and web security appliances, our award-winning portfolio includes more than a dozen purpose-built solutions that support literally every aspect of the network – providing organizations of all sizes with true end-to-end protection that can be deployed in hardware, virtual, cloud and mixed form factors.


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