Quality is a top priority at NSIDE. Our tests are carried out by experts who regularly undergo further training so they are always up to date with the latest technology. This is attested by corresponding certifications. We place special emphasis on continuing training and education of our team members, which practically tests their ability to detect and exploit security vulnerabilities. This means that the vast majority of our team’s advanced training courses are not tested by questionnaires or multiple-choice exams – instead the final exams are practical hacking tests under real-life conditions.
In total, NSIDE team members hold the following certifications:
Your benefit from certified penetration testers
Security is based on trust. You need to be confident that penetration testing will be performed competently. Our team members have proven through regular training and their certifications that they meet the requirements of the respective practical exam and are capable of competently testing even complex systems. This provides our customers with the assurance of expert testing and advice.
Recommended certifications according to TIBER-EU Services Procurement Guidelines
The European Central Bank ECB’s TIBER Framework for Red Teaming (Threat Intelligence-based Ethical Red Teaming) confers a framework with recommendations on how Red Team Exercises should be conducted in the European financial sector. The TIBER framework has as an annex of Services Procurement Guidelines, i.e. guidance on the selection of providers. This document is intended to assist insurance companies, banks and other businesses in the European financial sector in selecting suitable and skilled providers to conduct Red Team Assessments.
To assess the capabilities of providers, Annex 6.1 of the Provider Selection Guideline mentioned above indicates different certifications that demonstrate expertise at the appropriate level. For example, the Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) certification is appropriate for team members.