This FIPCO® service can provide necessary guidance for testing for vulnerabilities in web based applications such as home banking, customer service, ecommerce and other web-based applications and deployments. Web application vulnerability testing refers to a set of services used to detect various security issues in web based applications. There has been significant growth in organizations performing day to day business on the web, yet a small percentage of websites are regularly and professionally tested for vulnerabilities. This increases the potential for attacks of a website that lead to compromise.
FIPCO uses a commercial web application vulnerability scanning tool to test for vulnerabilities including: