Vulnerability Assessments

Identifying, evaluating, and prioritising weaknesses in computer systems, networks, and applications

What is a Vulnerability Assessment?

A Vulnerability Assessment is a systematic process that identifies, evaluates, and prioritises weaknesses in computer systems, networks, and applications. It is a crucial element of any security program, helping organisations uncover potential security flaws that attackers could exploit.

Our Vulnerability Assessment Service is designed to help businesses pinpoint and address vulnerabilities in their systems, networks, and applications.

Web Application Vulnerability Assessment

Shielding Your Digital Interface

Our Web Application Vulnerability Assessment service provides robust testing and analysis of your web applications. Using advanced simulation tools, we identify security gaps to prevent cyber threats, safeguarding your online business operations.

External Network Vulnerability Assessment

Fortifying Your Network Perimeter

Our External Network Vulnerability Assessment scans your external network assets to detect potential breaches. Employing cutting-edge technologies, we ensure your first line of cyber defence is resilient and secure against cyber threats.

Internal Network Vulnerability Assessment

Securing Your Business From Within

Our Internal Network Vulnerability Assessment critically examines your internal network infrastructure. We analyse all internal assets for vulnerabilities, ensuring they adhere to best security practices, thus protecting your business from the inside out.

Firewall Vulnerability Assessment

Strengthening Your Cybersecurity Defence

Our Firewall Vulnerability Assessment methodically evaluates your firewall’s configurations and efficiency. We identify potential weak points to bolster your firewall against cyber threats, ensuring your business maintains its integrity.

The Importance of Vulnerability Assessments

Vulnerability Assessments are essential for organisations aiming to maintain the security of their systems, networks, and applications.

Without regular assessments, businesses are exposed to potential exploitation by attackers, leading to unauthorised access to sensitive data, disruption of operations, and reputational damage.

By conducting regular Vulnerability Assessments, businesses can identify and prioritise risks, implement necessary security measures, and reduce their overall risk profile.

Key Benefits

Risk Reduction

Vulnerability Assessments help businesses identify and prioritise potential risks, enabling them to enhance their security posture and reduce their risk profile.



Vulnerability Assessments offer an affordable way to identify and address potential vulnerabilities before attackers can exploit them.



Vulnerability Assessments are crucial for businesses that need to comply with industry regulations and standards.


Why choose us?

At Samurai Security, our team of seasoned security professionals employs advanced tools and techniques to detect and prioritise vulnerabilities in your systems, networks, and applications.

We take a customised approach to Vulnerability Assessments, collaborating closely with our clients to comprehend their unique requirements and deliver actionable, easy-to-understand results.

Our Approach

Our Vulnerability Scanning Service encompasses all network devices, servers, workstations, databases, and storage devices within the client’s IT infrastructure. Additionally, we include all web and mobile applications used by the client and their customers. Compliance standards, such as PCI-DSS, HIPAA, ISO 27001, and any other client-specific requirements, will also be considered if necessary.



Collaborating with you to define the scope of the Vulnerability Scanning, including the systems and applications to be scanned, scan frequency, and targeted vulnerability types.


Vulnerability Scan

Conducting a comprehensive vulnerability scan using industry-standard tools and techniques, encompassing network and application-level scanning and manual testing as needed.


Analysis and Prioritisation

Analysing the scan results to prioritise vulnerabilities based on severity and potential impact on your organisation, followed by a detailed report containing a list of vulnerabilities, their severity, and remediation recommendations.


Validation of Findings

Verifying the identified vulnerabilities to ensure accuracy and provide reliable remediation recommendations, using manual testing and additional security tools to minimise false positives and false negatives.


Remediation Guidance

Offering expert advice on remediating the identified vulnerabilities, including best practice recommendations and prioritisation of remediation efforts.


Risk Management Recommendations

Providing guidance on managing the overall risk associated with identified vulnerabilities, including security policy and procedure recommendations, employee training, and additional security controls.


Ongoing Support

Collaborating with you to deliver continuous vulnerability scanning, remediation guidance, and risk management recommendations, ensuring a secure and compliant environment.


Our Vulnerability Assessment Dashboard presents a comprehensive overview of identified vulnerabilities and remediation recommendations. Designed for ease of understanding, the dashboard provides clear guidance on mitigating vulnerabilities and enhancing overall security posture.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between vulnerability assessment and penetration testing?

Vulnerability assessments are designed to identify potential vulnerabilities in computer systems, networks, and applications, while penetration testing involves attempting to exploit those vulnerabilities to test the effectiveness of existing security measures.

How do I know if my business requires a Vulnerability Assessment?

If your business relies on computer systems, networks, or applications to store or process sensitive data, a Vulnerability Assessment is essential. Regular assessments help identify potential security flaws and prevent unauthorized access, data breaches, and potential damage to your organization’s reputation.

How often should I perform a vulnerability assessment?

The frequency of vulnerability assessments depends on a variety of factors, including the size of your organization, the complexity of your systems and networks, and the level of risk associated with your business. In general, it is recommended to perform vulnerability assessments monthly.

How long does a vulnerability assessment take?

The duration of a vulnerability assessment depends on the scope and complexity of the project. At Samurai Security, we work closely with our clients to understand their specific needs and deliver assessments that are comprehensive and timely.

Similar Services

Penetration Testing

Identifying vulnerabilities before they become issues

Our service simulates a simulated cyber attack designed to exploit the vulnerabilities of your network.

Vulnerability Assessments

Identifying risks and vulnerabilities

Our service identifies, quantifies, and prioritises the vulnerabilities in your cyber systems.

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