What to expect from a penetration testing report?

Screenshot of a penetration testing report

The must-haves and nice-to-haves from a professional penetration testing report What is a penetration testing report? A penetration testing report is the final stage of a pentest, created by the team at the end of the security assessment. The document includes a high-level executive summary of the impact of the issues, all relevant details discussing […]

Penetration testing frequency: what is the ideal approach?

Penetration test frequency

Introduction Penetration testing is a process of simulating a cyber attack on a computer system, network, or web application to challenge its defenses and identify vulnerabilities that an attacker could exploit. It is a crucial part of any organization’s cybersecurity strategy, as it helps to ensure the security and integrity of sensitive data and systems. […]

The benefits of penetration testing for SaaS applications

Securing SaaS platforms and applications The software-as-a-service (SaaS) market has grown rapidly in the last few years. There are over 25 thousand SaaS startups worldwide, most in the USA and Canada. Europe, however, is catching fast, and its growth rate is already faster than the American one, with the UK, France, and Germany leading the […]

What are SOC 2 penetration testing requirements in 2023

What are SOC 2 penetration testing requirements?

Learn about SOC 2 penetration testing requirements and how to increase your company’s security posture. Your organization is going through a long compliance journey, and you’re probably asking yourself: what are SOC 2 penetration testing requirements and the role of vulnerability scanning for an audit? Achieving SOC 2 is now an essential step for many […]

Top 10 Tips for choosing a penetration testing company

Learn the right questions to ask when choosing a penetration testing company with our top 10 tips. Cybersecurity is a critical component in any successful modern business, and the need to protect data and systems from cyber-attacks has become increasingly important in today’s digital environment. Businesses must take measures to ensure their confidential data is kept […]

EU Cyber Resilience Act – What it Means for Digital Products

EU Cyber Resilience Act What it means for digital products

What is the European Cyber Resilience Act? The European Cyber Resilience Act is the proposed new law by the European Commission aimed at products with digital elements. It is part of a larger cybersecurity framework that already includes such regulations as the EU Cybersecurity Act, NIS Directive, and in particular NIS2 Directive, which it will […]

Press release: Blaze Information Security announces the launch of a premier global cybersecurity partner program

Cybersecurity partner program

The program enables partners to expand their offerings and increase revenue by providing best-in-class penetration testing and cybersecurity services. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Berlin, Germany – December 5th, 2022) Blaze Information Security, a leading penetration testing provider and application security consulting company, has announced the debut of its global cybersecurity partner program. The program is predominantly […]

The security aspects of DiGA and DiPA digital health apps on prescription

Security aspects of DiGA and DiPA

The stakes of meeting cybersecurity regulations and protecting patient health data What are DiGA and DiPA? It has been over two years since the Bundestag allowed physicians in Germany to prescribe digital health applications to their patients. DiGA (Digitale Gesundheitsandwendungen – or in English Digital Health Applications), also called “apps on prescription”, are CE-marked medical […]

The role of cybersecurity in M&A deals and divestiture

The role of cybersecurity in mergers and acquisitions

In recent years, cybersecurity has become a growing priority for business leaders, boards, and internal audit committees, with increasing investments in different areas of organizations being made for additional cyber assurance and defenses. Despite the recent global economic downturn caused by the COVID pandemic, geopolitical conflicts, and other unforeseen situations, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) are […]