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How Targeted Cyberattack Simulations Differ From Penetration Tests & Vulnerability Scanning

Provided by Cymulate

Category Security

Type White Paper

Publish Date April 24 2019


In recent years, cyberattacks have become increasingly difficult to detect and mitigate. Vulnerability scans and penetration tests are useful for getting insight into the security posture of a company, however, they do not present the full picture on an organisation’s security posture, especially where it concerns sophisticated, multi-vector attacks. This white paper examines how businesses can test their resilience to cybercrime by opting to use targeted attack simulations that use multi-vector simulated attacks.

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