Website Security Testing

This is a Cloud based security testing service. It allows us to test an organisation’s website for SQLi vulnerabilities, Cross Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities and test for defacement. It is a fully automated scan.


  • Automated test of website security (vulnerability scanning)
  • Automated reporting and alerting
  • Daily scheduled
  • Ad-hoc re-test for no extra cost
  • Fully automated test


  • Reduces the need for manual security testing
  • Scheduled testing, so you don't miss a test
  • Build security testing into your organisation
  • Free up your internal IT or Network Admin time


£75 per unit per month

  • Education pricing available

Service documents

G-Cloud 10



Steve Borwell-Fox

01684 377980

Service scope

Service scope
Software add-on or extension No
Cloud deployment model Public cloud
Service constraints None
System requirements List of website addresses to be tested

User support

User support
Email or online ticketing support Email or online ticketing
Support response times Within 1 hour 9-5 Mon-Fri
User can manage status and priority of support tickets Yes
Online ticketing support accessibility None or don’t know
Phone support Yes
Phone support availability 9 to 5 (UK time), Monday to Friday
Web chat support No
Onsite support Yes, at extra cost
Support levels Basic support is M-F 9-5 excluding the usual UK public holidays. This is free and included in all services.

24/7 support can be provided. This costs £50 per day. An out of hours call out is charged at a minimum of 3 hours of our Level 5 rate card. Thereafter it is charged at the hourly rate. Engineers handover after 3 hours to the next one, overlapping by one hour to ensure continuity of service.

A cloud support engineer or other technically qualified person will respond to the support call.

A dedicated support number exists. This is provided to the customer's team when a separate support contract has been established.
Support available to third parties Yes

Onboarding and offboarding

Onboarding and offboarding
Getting started We just need the details of the websites to be tested.
Service documentation No
End-of-contract data extraction No data is retained.
End-of-contract process When the contract completes, the testing of the services will cease. There is no handover and no costs incurred.

Using the service

Using the service
Web browser interface No
Application to install No
Designed for use on mobile devices No
Accessibility standards None or don’t know
Description of accessibility The software provides an alert to the user when there is a potential security vulnerability. This is by email.

Our team also see an alert on the dashboard.

If accessibility standards are needed for a customer, then we will implement these and may charge for the changes made.
Accessibility testing None.
Customisation available Yes
Description of customisation Users may request custom features and reports. These can be implemented on a day rate basis.


Independence of resources Runs on Microsoft Azure.


Service usage metrics Yes
Metrics types A report can be created to support your CISO needs. This can be implemented at cost on a day rate basis.
Reporting types
  • Regular reports
  • Reports on request


Supplier type Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security
Staff security clearance Conforms to BS7858:2012
Government security clearance Up to Developed Vetting (DV)

Asset protection

Asset protection
Knowledge of data storage and processing locations Yes
Data storage and processing locations United Kingdom
User control over data storage and processing locations No
Datacentre security standards Complies with a recognised standard (for example CSA CCM version 3.0)
Penetration testing frequency At least every 6 months
Penetration testing approach In-house
Protecting data at rest
  • Physical access control, complying with CSA CCM v3.0
  • Encryption of all physical media
Data sanitisation process No
Equipment disposal approach A third-party destruction service

Data importing and exporting

Data importing and exporting
Data export approach On request
Data export formats
  • CSV
  • Other
Other data export formats PDF
Data import formats Other
Other data import formats No data import

Data-in-transit protection

Data-in-transit protection
Data protection between buyer and supplier networks Other
Other protection between networks No data flows from the buyer's network and the software hosted in the cloud.
Data protection within supplier network TLS (version 1.2 or above)

Availability and resilience

Availability and resilience
Guaranteed availability We provide one scan per day. If this fails to run a manual scan will be activated. A scan can be postponed or delayed, to allow for customer service downtime, and other factors that might mean a test is not possible at the scheduled time.
Approach to resilience Available on request.
Outage reporting Email alerts will be provided for short-term planned outages.
If a problem occurs for longer than the scheduled test interval, then the customer point of contact will be called.

Identity and authentication

Identity and authentication
User authentication needed Yes
User authentication Other
Other user authentication We run the service for you.
Access restrictions in management interfaces and support channels Not applicable.
Access restriction testing frequency At least every 6 months
Management access authentication Other

Audit information for users

Audit information for users
Access to user activity audit information No audit information available
Access to supplier activity audit information No audit information available
How long system logs are stored for User-defined

Standards and certifications

Standards and certifications
ISO/IEC 27001 certification No
ISO 28000:2007 certification No
CSA STAR certification No
PCI certification No
Other security certifications Yes
Any other security certifications
  • Cyber Essentials Scheme

Security governance

Security governance
Named board-level person responsible for service security Yes
Security governance certified Yes
Security governance standards Other
Other security governance standards Cyber Essentials Scheme
Information security policies and processes Information Assurance and Computer Security are championed at board level. Cyber Risk is on our board level agenda.

Quarterly IA meetings are held, where audits are reviewed and actions raised.

Weekly team meetings are opportunities to raise/manage/action internal and external cyber risks.

Operational security

Operational security
Configuration and change management standard Supplier-defined controls
Configuration and change management approach Available on request.

Exposing these on a public facing website is perhaps not a good idea, as it may expose weaknesses or vulnerabilities in our end-to-end development lifecycle.
Vulnerability management type Supplier-defined controls
Vulnerability management approach Available on request.
Protective monitoring type Supplier-defined controls
Protective monitoring approach Available on request.
Incident management type Supplier-defined controls
Incident management approach Available on request.

Secure development

Secure development
Approach to secure software development best practice Conforms to a recognised standard, but self-assessed

Public sector networks

Public sector networks
Connection to public sector networks No


Price £75 per unit per month
Discount for educational organisations Yes
Free trial available No

Service documents

pdf document: Pricing document pdf document: Skills Framework for the Information Age rate card pdf document: Service definition document pdf document: Terms and conditions
Service documents
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