In this role, the consultant does not have access to any information and is strictly denied access to the client’s applications or network. All of this test is done online and remotely. The consultant’s task is to make all discoveries in order to progress and obtain the critical information required. This detail is achieved in a role close to a typical attacker in the service received. These types of tests are the most realistic, but they also require a lot of time and critical vulnerabilities of the network or applications are thus exposed.
Although the security measures of the browsers you use and the security devices in your corporate structure protect your system, the invisible security vulnerabilities on the systems developed by the manufacturers can have great consequences. This may put your applications, valuable data and confidential information at risk. In addition to all these, the black box test is one of the indispensable steps of a penetration test project.