Frequently Asked Questions


A website Vulnerability is an area within your website where the security has been compromized. This can be caused by a defect in your website’s coding or design. Hackers can potentially destroy your website, steal valuable information, and cause even more damage to your website if you don’t remove these Vulnerabilities as soon as possible. Siza Technologies performs Vulnerability Scanning for websites and creates reports with summary & detail level in real-time.
Penetration testing is performed by actually applying strategic security tests to a website in order to discover which areas of the website can be exposed by vulnerabilities (vulnerable areas) now or in the future. Once these Vulnerabilities have been discovered by hackers they can potentially destroy your website, steal valuable information, and cause even more damage to your website if you don’t remove these Vulnerabilities as soon as possible. Siza Technologies performs Penetration Testing for websites and creates reports with summary level & detail level in real-time. Our Penetration testing solution offers our users Monthly Access Reports, Scheduling of your tests each month, or the 1 time testing opportunity.
The benefits of using our Vulnerability Scanning & Penetration Testing services together are reflected in the complete picture they provide for the security of your website.

Our Vulnerability Scanning services will provide a clear list of the Vulnerabilities found during the process. For all reports the summary information including the Scan Details are extremely helpful and should be delivered to your webmaster very quickly so that they can make the necessary changes in order to secure the safety of your website.

Penetration Testing will perform strategic tests against your website in order to provide you with a clear list of which areas of the website can be exposed by vulnerabilities (vulnerable areas). Both reports present a clear picture that will show you Which areas of the website have vulnerable areas and exactly what these vulnerabilities, and what changes can be made to your website in order to solve each problem. Our recommendation would be to use both services together in order to provide a more comprehensive full picture of your websites’ vulnerabilities, vulnerable areas, and potential vulnerable/exposed areas in the future. If you’re simply interested in protecting your website with up to date/real time & on-demand reporting then you should sign-up for our 24/7 x 365 Full Service Vulnerability Scanning product.

We provide a Rating for all reports on the My Scans page. Rating System Definitions:

  • Green Light – Your website appears to be in very good shape and
    secure.
  • Monitor – Your website appears to be in ok shape and reasonably secure. Adding an additional product from our service selection can complement your strategy and help to achieve the Green Light rating for your website.
  • Serious  – Our technology has detected vulnerabilities in Your
    website. We recommend paying closer attention to your website or adding more security products from our service selection in order to provide more security to your website.
  • Caution – Your website appears to have more serious vulnerabilities and/or can be penetrated easily. We recommend using a combination of our Vulnerability & Penetration services and contacting your webmaster to discuss necessary adjustments to your website.