Ethical Hacking | Certified Ethical Hacker | Security Assessment Services

Our Ethical Hacking Security Assessments focus on all areas of you business, compliance, vulnerability, operation, penetration, phishing, awareness and security controls, we provide insight into which threats and vulnerabilities pose the most risks to your organization.

Comprehensive Ethical Hacking Security Assessment Services

Risk Cognizance offers comprehensive Ethical Hacking security assessment services that address compliance and IT security risks on an enterprise-wide basis. Our services will identify critical gaps in your information security architecture that prevent you from achieving your information security goals and objectives. Our assessment approach considers the people, processes, systems, and third party service providers that support and deliver information technology services to your organization.

Compliance Ethical Hacking Assessment Services

Risk Cognizance can help your organization meet the security, confidentiality, availability and privacy requirements of one or more regulations. We offer a modular approach based upon your needs, consisting of one or more of the following components:

  • The performance of a gap analysis that results in a roadmap to achieve compliance.

  • The performance of Ethical Hacking risk assessment that identifies risks and analyzes threats, vulnerabilities and existing mitigation strategies. CyberSecOP has the expertise and experience with respect to a broad range of regulations, standards and frameworks:



ISO 27001





  • GLBA






  • PCI DDS (ASV Scans, QSA Audits)

  • CyberSecOP Framework

  • FFIEC Cyber Security Assessment

Vendor Trust Assessment

Our analysts ask questions from relevant security questions to assess the hygiene of your vendors.  All evidence provided by your partners is reviewed and assessed. The Partner Trust Assessment includes:

  • Assess perational Security (Review of SOC2s, ISO 27001 documentation, Policies, Procedures, Risk Management Cadences, Background checks, etc)

  • Assess System Security (Review of Patching processes, hardening processes, role based access control, management of privileged accounts, etc).

  • AssessBusiness Continuity (Review of DR, BCP plans / procedures, notification processes, etc)

  • Assess Data Security (use of encryption and data security during processing transmission and storage)

  • Assess Network Security (Review of network topology and security controls, Anti-virus configurations, Penetration Testing, Security Monitoring capabilities, etc).

  • Assess Application Development Security (When applicable, review of secure code training, review of secure-SDLC processes, use of a web application firewall, code scanning process, etc).

  • Assess Physical Security (When applicable, review of security cameras, badge access, etc).

Our Security Assessment Services

CyberSecOP security assessment services include security maturity assessments and security risk assessments.

In a security maturity assessment, our team will evaluate your current controls and benchmark them against leading practices. With a better understanding of how you manage risk relative to best practices and your risk appetite, you can optimize your security investments more effectively.

In a security risk assessment, CyberSecOP experts will help you assess and identify areas of weakness and modify your security posture to address them. This IT security audit can help to ensure compliance with regulatory frameworks and technical safeguards, and reveal where essential information like credit card data or protected individual information could be at risk.

Security Assessment & Consulting

Ethical Hacking Vulnerability Assessment

The purpose of a Ethical Hacking vulnerability assessment is to evaluate your current IT environment known vulnerabilities, review your current security posture in the context of those vulnerabilities, and provide recommendations for correcting them. Evaluations performed from multiple locations within and outside your network help you understand the threats from each attack point for a thorough assessment of your IT environment.

With both network and web application components, CSO Ethical Hacking vulnerability assessment services can identify critical system weaknesses in your organization. Each assessment includes:

  • Ethical Hacking Manual analysis

  • Ethical Hacking Verification of vulnerabilities discovered

  • Ethical Hacking Prioritized remediation steps

  • Ethical Hacking Customized reporting

  • Ethical Hacking Remediation support

Ethical Hacking Vulnerability assessments can be scheduled a monthly, quarterly, or yearly basis. Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance scanning also available.

Ethical Hacking Consulting Assessment Services

CSO Ethical Hacking security consultants use their expertise in Ethical Hacking security assessment, compliance, and authorization to analyze threats to cloud and on-premise systems based on their likelihood of occurrence. By combining known threats, architectural design, and the probability of occurrence with mitigation and risk transference strategies, we’re able to provide a clear representation of an organization’s risk posture.

CSO offers a variety of Ethical Hacking consulting services to help your organization start secure and stay secure.

  • Ethical Hacking Infrastructure architecture review

  • Ethical Hacking Internal systems assessment

  • Ethical Hacking Social engineering (phishing) exercises

  • Ethical Hacking External network penetration testing

  • Ethical Hacking Web application penetration testing