Penetration Testing

Here at CXO Security, our hacking services are conducted by our experienced team of penetration testers who can assist in testing and fixing vulnerabilities before cybercriminals can exploit them. Our Penetration Testing services based in Sydney and Melbourne can provide you with the assurance that your security controls are adequate, as well as improve awareness and understanding of cyber security risks. When you employ us as your Penetration Testing company, we can help support you with PCI DSS, ISO 27001 and GDPR compliance. We like to show our clients a continuous commitment to security, by providing them with the insight to prioritise your future investments in your business our certified penetration testing specialist can help. CREST Certification requires dual-factor recognition that both the organisation meets certain criteria to support the delivery of penetration testing services and that individuals performing the testing have CREST certifications.

Gain Peace of Mind with a Sydney Penetration Testing Company, Consultants You Can Trust

When a business suffers a cyber-attack, it can have a devastating effect, and you need to plan and prepare for such incidents by having safeguards in place. It is impossible to be 100% secure from any attack, which is why being prepared is vital for your business. A penetration testing company such as CXO security can use the same techniques that real hackers use and find weaknesses in your systems, as well as advise on the best way to respond and recover before you suffer a real cyber-attack.

The benefits of using CXO Security for your cyber incident management program:

  • CXO Security Penetration Testing consultants will help to identify where potential attacks will come from using a threat modelling technique. Knowing where a threat is likely to come from allows you to implement a strategy to help you with detection and recovery.
  • Our highly skilled penetration testing consultants can think like malicious hackers and provide your business with skills that may be prohibitive to hire internally. We have over 20 years of experience in this field of expertise.
  • We can help prepare and validate a viable response plan to help you set up processes within your company that will ensure that you not only take the correct actions, but you also adhere to regulatory requirements in the event of a breach. With continued ongoing support, you know that your systems are going to be in safe hands, whatever happens.

Our Penetration Testing & Ethical Hacking Service is Based in Sydney & Melbourne – We Cover all of Australia

We offer our Penetration Testing service from Sydney and Melbourne, where we have offices, as well as throughout Australia. It is always best to be prepared for all situations, so hiring the services of an ethical hacker in Australia, will help you to prepare and plan for any eventuality. There are many ways that CXO Security can help secure your business from being hacked, data breaches, and helping to ensure that you are compliant with Australian regulations. If you are looking at hiring an ethical hacker look no further.

Penetration Testing Consultants - Testing and Fixing Vulnerabilities Before they are Exploited by Cybercriminals

If you want to know how cybercriminals can gain access to your systems, you need to be able to think like one. Our highly experienced penetration testing consultants have worked on many Penetration Testing projects over the years and are constantly updating their skills and keeping up to date with changes in technology. We can test how vulnerable your system is and show where the weak spots are before someone exploits them.

Penetration Testing Offers Independent Assurance of Security Controls

Our Sydney and Melbourne penetration testing specialists can help to ensure that all your security controls are independently tested to help give the board members and investors peace of mind that your systems are secure. You will also be able to assure all your customers that your business handles data in a responsible manner and that all regulations are adhered to.

Penetration Testing Improving Awareness and Understanding of Cyber Security Risks

As well as refining and implementing a risk assessment of your systems via Penetration Testing techniques, CXO Security can also aid in the education of your regarding the understanding and awareness of potential risks. Having the right knowledge and awareness of potential cyber threats, as well as knowing what to do if an event happens, will help to ensure that your systems are properly monitored, and strategies are correctly implemented in case of a cyber-attack or breach of your systems.

PCI DSS, ISO 27001 and GDPR Compliance Via Penetration Testing

CXO Security can not only assist you in identifying and resolving potential threats utilising our Penetration Testing expertise but can also help to ensure that your systems and procedures are fully compliant with mandatory regulations. Making sure that you are compliant with regulations such as PCI DSS, ISO 27001, and if you deal with Europe GDPR, is essential to not only keep accreditations but also for your customer’s peace of mind. We can help you install the procedure and processes to not only keep your systems safe but your customer’s information as well.


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“CXO Security are important partners of CIS and are without a doubt best of breed in the field of cyber security, monitoring and unique specialised developments in this field. We recommend CXO Security for detailed service and best practice in all aspects of customer service.”

Greg Hodgkiss, CEOCyber Indemnity Solutions


“An excellent, challenging and professional report.”

Geoffrey HoltCEO. ANCIS

Core Security Core Security

“I have known the team at CXO for over 20 years. They are trustworthy, competent and extremely easy to work with.”

CEOCore Security, Japan

DXC Connect DXC Connect

“CXO is responsive, credible and easy to work with. I have been impressed with their wide knowledge of security solutions and how to apply them to solve customer problems.”

Basil Reilly, Sales DirectorDXC Connect

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“A wonderful partner with vast experience.”

Stephen Rennick, Executive Director, CyberFerrier Hodgson

Your Client Matters Your Client Matters

“You have been an awesome service provider. You have been prompt, efficient and professional in every dealing. You have solved our problem AND you were happy and patient in explaining everything to a less techy person like me. Your communication throughout the project has been superb.”

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