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Black Box Penetration Testing

Protect Your Web Applications,
APIs & Mobile Applications

We help ensure your security controls are functioning 

by enhancing your security with actionable customized recommendations – based on the latest techniques hackers use.

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Minimize Risk

Diagnose gaps and detect risks during application development.

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Boost Confidence

Establish complete protection for customers and employees with heightened security.

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Identify Weaknesses

Customize application security as

per your actual risk.

Our Penetration Testing Services 

mobile application security testing

Our Mobile Security testing methodology is based on years of experience testing complex applications and systems in market-leading companies.

application security assessment

Our assessment process enables organizations to make informed decisions about business risks and manage security spending effectively.

 One of the most common approaches in assessing a system’s security level is to simulate an attacker’s perspective with no prior knowledge of the system, hence the

“Black Box”.

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Our team of experts tries different scenarios of

black-box penetration testing tools and attack vectors. We utilize hands-on and automated attacking techniques to gain information about the system and uncover its weakest links.

Bypassing business logic at the application level as well as exploiting other vulnerabilities, may allow the attacker to:

  • Perform unlimited money transfers on banking applications 

  • Constantly win on a gambling application

  • Impersonate other users

  • Directly influence the system’s database

Detecting these flaws requires solid experience, creative thinking, and strong intuition.

Vulnerabilities Covered

in Application Security Assessment

Our Penetration Testing service provides full coverage over application vulnerabilities 

Denial of Service

 Something wrong on a page

Bypass Business-Logic Restrictions

Perform application-specific actions not authorized by the company’s regulations

Command Injection 

Take over a remote server by injecting commands

Make the application

unavailable to remote users

Forceful Browsing

Perform unauthorized actions

by bypassing restrictions

Open Redirects

An open door to scams and phishing attacks

LFI/RFI (Local File Inclusion/  Remote File Inclusion)

SQL Injection 

Take database control

Cross-site Scripting 

Inject malicious code

in users’ browsers

Cross-site Request Forgery

Impersonate a user and perform actions in their name

Hidden Backdoors

Easily infiltrate the system

Authorization Breaches 

Access unauthorized information and perform unauthorized actions 

Bypass Cryptography

View private and confidential information by unauthorized persons

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As an organization constantly targeted by malicious attacks, Komodo provides us with peace of mind  by securing our applications before they go into production and  acting as our incident response team at the most critical moments when we need them.

Amnon Cohen, CIO, Safecharge

Secure Your Application

White Box Penetration Testing

At Komodo Consulting we provide Black Box and White Box Testing services.

 

White Box Testing is also called Clear Box Testing, Open Box Testing, Glass Box Testing, Transparent Box Testing, Code-Based Testing, and Structural Testing. The tester knows the application's internal structure/design/implementation in this software testing method. In White Box Testing, besides having an internal system perspective, we use our programming skills to design test cases and hacking attack scenarios.

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Application Penetration Testing Report

The results of an application security testing are detailed in a comprehensive report that clearly explains:

  1. Where your vulnerabilities are

  2. The risk to your business  

  3. Who may be able to exploit them     

  4. How to best secure your application

Our reports serve:

  • Non-technical Senior Executives – focusing on potential risks and probability.  

  • Application Developers – giving an in-depth explanation of how to mitigate risks.

We correlate each vulnerability to a valid MITRE CWE ID to enable more effective discussion and better understand software weaknesses detailed in our reports.

Why Us?

Komodo Consulting is a high-end cyber security firm that specializing in Application Security, Black-Box Penetration Testing, Red-Team Exercises, serving Fortune 500 companies in Israel, Europe, and the US.

 

Founded by leading consulting experts with decades of experience, the team includes seasoned security specialists with worldwide information security experience and military intelligence experts.

Trusted by the World's Best Companies

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We've been working with Komodo, our trusted advisers on application security and penetration testing, for over six years now. They consistently provide us with invaluable insights, briefings, and value. I wholeheartedly recommend them to any company needing first-class application and cyber security services.

Amir Levi, CTO, Harel Insurance

What Our Clients Say

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Working with Komodo Consulting has always been a streamlined, efficient process. Results are always to the point and right on time, accompanied by valuable insights and advice.

Eldan Ben-Haim, CTO, Trusteer (IBM)

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Great Job! I am very pleased with the results. Komodo’s team and work are super professional, as always.

Ari Margalit, Chief Technology & Product Officer, Kape Technologies

Do You Really Need Penetration Testing?

“Vulnerability assessments” is another type of security testing which is often confused with penetration testing. However, they couldn’t be more different concerning the effort required, the information obtained, and the costs.

Uncertain about your application security assessment needs? 

Our security experts can help you give the right solution.

Black Box Penetration Testing FAQs

1. What is Black Box Penetration Testing?

Black Box Penetration Testing is a method of testing the security of web applications, APIs, and mobile applications from an attacker's perspective with no prior knowledge of the system. It involves using various attack vectors and tools to identify potential vulnerabilities and weaknesses in the system.

2. What are the benefits of Black Box Penetration Testing?

Black Box Penetration Testing helps to minimize risk by diagnosing gaps and detecting risks during application development. It boosts confidence by establishing complete protection for customers and employees, and it identifies weaknesses to customize application security as per your actual risk.

3. What services does Komodo Consulting offer in relation to Black Box Penetration Testing?

Komodo Consulting offers Mobile Security Assessment and Application Security Assessment as part of their Black Box Penetration Testing services. They use a combination of hands-on and automated attacking techniques to gain information about the system and uncover its weakest links.

4. What vulnerabilities are covered in Komodo Consulting's Application Security Assessment?

Komodo Consulting's Application Security Assessment covers a wide range of vulnerabilities including Denial of Service, Bypass Business-Logic Restrictions, Command Injection, Forceful Browsing, Open Redirects, SQL Injection, Server-Side Request Forgery, Cross-site Scripting, Cross-site Request Forgery, Hidden Backdoors, Authorization Breaches, and Bypass Cryptography.

5. What is included in the Application Penetration Testing Report?

The Application Penetration Testing Report details where your vulnerabilities are, the risk to your business, who may be able to exploit them, and how to best secure your application. The report serves both non-technical Senior Executives and Application Developers.

6. What is the difference between Black Box and White Box Testing?

Black Box Testing simulates an attacker's perspective with no prior knowledge of the system. In contrast, White Box Testing, also known as Clear Box, Open Box, Glass Box, Transparent Box, Code-Based, or Structural Testing, involves testing where the internal structure/design/implementation of the application is known to the tester.

7. Why choose Komodo Consulting for Black Box Penetration Testing? 

Komodo Consulting is a high-end cyber security firm specializing in Application Security, Black-Box Penetration Testing, and Red-Team Exercises. They serve Fortune 500 companies in Israel, Europe, and the US, and their team includes seasoned security specialists with worldwide information security experience and military intelligence experts.

8. What is the difference between Vulnerability Assessments and Penetration Testing?

Vulnerability assessments and penetration testing are different types of security testing. While both aim to identify vulnerabilities, they differ in the effort required, the information obtained, and the costs. Penetration testing involves actively trying to exploit vulnerabilities, while vulnerability assessments typically involve automated scanning for known vulnerabilities.

9. How can I secure my web applications, APIs, and mobile apps?

You can secure your web applications, APIs, and mobile apps with advanced Black Box Penetration Testing Services offered by Komodo Consulting. They help ensure your security controls are functioning by enhancing your security with actionable customized recommendations based on the latest techniques hackers use.

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Secure Your Web Applications, APIs & Mobile Apps 

with Advanced Black Box Penetration Testing Services

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