As revealed in the 2014 Cost of Data Breach Study: Global Analysis, the average cost to a company was $3.5 million in US dollars and 15 percent more than what it cost last year. 2014 Cost of Data Breach Study, Ponemon Institute revealed that:
The penetration testing is more than identifying vulnerabilities and involves real world attack scenarios in order to validate the efficacy of defensive mechanisms and adherence to security policies. Our pen test professionals perform test using manual or automated technologies systematically attempt to exploit vulnerabilities within servers, endpoints, web applications, wireless networks, network devices, mobile devices and other potential end points of exposure in infrastructure, applications, people and processes.
Through active exploitation eInnosec can provide strategic guidance on risk (vulnerability, impact, and likelihood) and tailored advice on counter measures. eInnosec's security consultants hold CISSP qualifications, and many also host CISA and CISM accreditations.