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How To Keep Your Business Safe with Cyber Security Testing?

December 8 2020, 09:16am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

Cyber threats are common in every business. But, we can’t sit hand in hand. Then, how can we protect the critical data of our business from vulnerable attacks?

You can consider cyber security testing that helps to eliminate the risks, threats, any glitches from the software application and protects malicious attacks that hackers commit in the digital world.

Penetration testing is also called ethical hacking or pen-testing. That is the practice of testing a network, computer system, or web application to detect security loopholes that an attacker could misuse.

Several Types of Penetration Testing

Three types of Penetration Testing are very popular and are considered by companies to fulfill the cyber security testing standards of different business niches.

  • White Box Penetration Testing
  • Black Box Penetration Testing
  • Grey Box Penetration Testing

Cyber Security Test Tools:

There are numerous types of cyber security testing tools. e.g.

# Metasploit

# Wireshark

# Netsparker

# Grabber

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Penetration testing- Securing Organizations From Cyber-attacks

April 14 2020, 06:51am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

Businesses have increased their dependency on technology. With the rise in dependency on technology, there is a rise in cyber attacks. Almost every day, there is news about cyber attacks. Hackers use various methods to steal important records. These attacks can be stopped by penetration testing.

Penetration testing involves deliberate attacks on the system for identifying vulnerabilities. It helps in fixing various loopholes and security bugs. Penetration testing also tests the capability of the system to stop unexpected malicious attacks.


Tools used for Penetration Testing

  • Nessus
  • Dirbuster
  • Metasploit
  • Burp Suite


To know penetration testing methodologies and why there is a need for penetration testing tools, check out the blog:   security testing methodologies

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Essential Features to Test in E-Commerce Web & Mobile Application

February 17 2020, 05:46am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

Mobile users and mobile shopping are the two unavoidable factors if you want to run your e-commerce website successfully.  So e-commerce apps demand performance and security testing to recognize the threats in the system and to map its potential vulnerabilities.

Check out some of the critical features of e-commerce apps that need to be tested for ideal system functioning.


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Why Is Cyber Security Important? | Bugraptors

August 29 2018, 07:29am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

why cyber security is important

Number of Cyber Security beached has grown up steadily over the past few years. There are numerous examples that big industries in market today have been the victim of Security attacks say: Instagram, Sony, Yahoo, Gmail, Facebook etc. In that case, ensuring the cyber security of your website must be on top of priorities.

What are Security Breaches and its Consequences?

A security breach is an accidental leakage of sensitive and confidential information. It can happen without the consent of data holder. For example hackers leak Username, phone number, and email address of users of any website or any employee giving sensitive information regarding financial data of any company or property to competitors for the sake of money or any other motive.

Types of Attacks on Cyber World:

  • Bait and switch
  • Cookie and Session theft
  • ClickJacking
  • Viruses and Trojan
  • Phishing
  • Denial of Service(DoS/DDoS)

Read full post, to know more about them in details: https://www.bugraptors.com/importance-cyber-security/

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Reasons Why Penetration Testing is Important For A Business

July 4 2018, 11:05am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

Penetration testing can be performed by an in-house expert using penetration testing tools. An expert can also be outsourced from the testing service providers.  The test begins with security testing professional calculating/assessing the targeted network to find vulnerable systems.

Ways to Exploit Vulnerabilities

Penetration testing can be performed by an in-house expert using penetration testing tools. An expert can also be outsourced from the testing service providers.  The test begins with security testing professional calculating/assessing the targeted network to find vulnerable systems.

Want to get more knowledge of Penetration testing then explore the link: https://www.bugraptors.com/penetration-testing/

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Helpful Ideas To Explore the Types of Requirements for Software Testing

April 27 2018, 10:17am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

Software Testing Service Provider India
Testers need to make sure that they are taking care of all types of requirements. By all types of requirements, it means direct (explicit), indirect (implicit), and latent (extra) requirements.
Let throw some light on the types of requirements and their details:
1. The explicit requirements noted down(Direct requirements): This kind of requirement is noted down directly from the client discussion and converted into the document of understanding. These are generally shared with the team working on the project, and the designs, wireframes and scenarios are made based on the provided details.
2. The implicit requirements(Indirect but obvious requirements): This kind of requirement is generally not provided in the documents, but are obvious requirements expected by the client. These requirements can be related to the security of the application, performance of the application, usability of the application, and availability of the application. Say for instance, there is data to be entered for a firm using the fields ‘Employee Name’, ‘Employee ID’, etc.

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E-Commerce Website Testing- Covering All The Perspective!

September 26 2017, 08:47am

Posted by Claire Mackerras

ecommerce website testing

The success of E-Commerce websites depends on the proper functioning of these factors and ensuring that these essential factors do not have any bugs in it. 

The home page of an E-Commerce website comprises of a rich source of information and links that are directed to different pages. Hence, it is important to test the functionality and interoperability of the homepage and verify all the graphical components and details of the page. 

Also, you must keep in mind while testing ecommerce website Quality Assurance to show commitment to deliver your quality E-Commerce product to your customers. 

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Why Website Performance Test Is Required?

September 7 2017, 04:55am

Posted by Claire Mackerras


You hear a lot about testing web applications; however, you’re yet uncertain, why you should invest additional money in doing this kind of work. How can it increase the value of your work? How might you encourage your customer or manager that it’s a substantial utilization of time and cash?

There are a lot of reasons because of which website performance test is mandatory and a few of them are explained below:

  • Search Engine Optimization and Google

Since April 2010, Google began to take load time into account while ranking websites. Obviously, Google’s calculations utilize various components to decide the ranking of websites in Google search result pages.

  • User Satisfaction

It is realized that users just proceeds onward to some other web page if a site influences them to wait for a long time. Bouncing rate is a vital factor that each website admin should consider.

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Trending Open Source Tools For Mobile Application Security Testing

August 30 2017, 14:22pm

Posted by Claire Mackerras

Mobile application security testing can be quite cumbersome. To ease this process, businesses make separate teams for testing and analysing open source tools.

Some of the open source mobile application security testing tools are listed as below:

OWASP Zed Attack Proxy Project
It was developed by AWASP and is available for Unix/Linux, Macintosh and Windows platforms. Originally, the tool was designed as an integrated penetration testing tool for web testing applications.

Android Debug Bridge
Android Debug Bridge is designed to evaluate the security of mobile apps across many Android devices at the command line. This program can be used as a client-server and can be connected to emulators, in addition to install and debug the programs.

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RanoreX: What Is It?

July 18 2017, 13:30pm

Posted by BugRaptors

Ranorex is a software testing tool that provides test automation for multiple environments, devices and software applications. Allows the users to perform functional testing on desktop, web or mobile applications. It supports various user interface technologies that includes Java, HTML, C#, Flash, Android, iOS and Silverlight.


Features of Ranorex:

The powerful feature of Ranorex is Cross platform testing. Once the test cases are written, they can be executed on different mobile devices like Android and iPhone.

It offers user interface object recognition model that is reliable and is totally dependent on Ranorex XPath technology.

It provides a tool set that allows the user to automate the UI testing by recording the UI actions without writing any code…

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