MoneySuper Market.com

Perspective Risk excels at penetration testing for MoneySuperMarket.com

Penetration tests on complex online system MoneySuperMarket.com employs Perspective Risk to conduct regular penetration tests on its online systems to ensure that its digital platform is secure. Recently, Perspective Risk conducted penetration tests as part of a due diligence exercise when MoneySuperMarket.com was acquiring a partner business. 

Pete Hanlon, Chief Technology Officer at MoneySuperMarket.com explains: ‘‘Ensuring our digital systems are secure is the number one priority for us. Our systems are constantly evolving and as such we continually test to ensure our systems are robust and secure. In addition when working with or acquiring partners, we need to ensure that they adhere to the same level of rigour.”

Service tailored to specific application

Hanlon continues: ‘‘Perspective Risk stand out in the field of penetration testing because they understand the importance of security risks and are able to map it to the domain in which their client is operating. Their service is very much tailored to the particular application being examined. Simply using automated scanning tools is not a replacement for smart, intelligent people with a deep understanding of security related issues. Perspective Risk take penetration testing to the next level, using real people to test systems and interpret the results.” 

Clear outputs and reporting 

Hanlon adds: ‘‘Perspective Risk provided clear output from their penetration tests making it very clear what, if any, remedial activity is required. Relevant information is crucial, and Perspective Risk has the ability to explain and demonstrate any security issues identified.” 

Business-focused, relevant service

MoneySuperMarket.com was impressed with the professional and positive approach taken by Perspective Risk and the fast turnaround of the service provided. Hanlon concludes: ‘‘Perspective Risk is a smart, professional company that understands the importance of security for our business. They go the extra mile to ensure their work is done professionally and when necessary on tight deadlines.” 

The Client 

MoneySuperMarket.com is the UK’s leading price comparison website. It helps its customers to save money on household bills by enabling them to compare a wide range of products in one place and by offering exclusive deals from providers. 

Customer loyalty and trust is an essential part of the MoneySuperMarket.com brand and it promises to respect and protect customers’ personal data. Information security is therefore a priority for the business and is pro-active in ensuring its digital estate is secure.

How Perspective Risk add value 

  • Penetration tests are tailored to the specific application required
  • Complex systems are tested by real people 
  • The reports show a level of technical knowledge without being steeped in technological jargon, making them relevant and easy to understand 
  • The results are interpreted in a business context, highlighting priorities and actions required 
  • Testing complete within a tight timeframe 

Quotes

“Perspective Risk take penetration testing to the next level, using real people to test systems and interpret the results” 

“Perspective Risk go the extra mile to ensure their work is done professionally and when necessary on tight deadlines”