Best-in-class Black Box Testing Services with Astra

Get continuous vigilance over all your internet-facing assets with Astra's blackbox testing services. Never miss a single vulnerability.

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What is Black-Box Testing?

Black-box testing is a type of penetration testing where the pentester has no information regarding any of the security systems in place. It is the most realistic simulation of a cyberattack where testers employ similar hacking techniques but with your permission to find and report vulnerabilities within security.

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Benefits of Black Box Testing

  1. Simulates Actual Attack: Black-box testers employ the same methods a hacker would without any prior information about the target. 
  2. Better Security Visibility: Better visibility is provided to an asset’s security posture,  effectivity, and weaknesses since it mimics a real-life cyberattack. 
  3. Detect Vulnerabilities: Black-box testing aids in the timely detection and identification of vulnerabilities which is mitigated quickly to improve the security posture.
     
  4. Aids Compliance: Black-box testing helps achieve and maintain compliance with regulatory standards such as PCI-DSS, HIPAA, SOC2, ISO 27001, and GDPR.
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Black Box Testing Techniques

  1. Software Pentesting: Software pentesting is done to spot any internal or external vulnerabilities like insecure spots or gaps in the application.
  2. Source Code Testing: Source codes are scanned and tested to find any vulnerabilities through faulty injections and code scanning. 
  3. Vulnerability Scans: Vulnerability scans are carried out on asset security for vulnerability detection and identification for quick remediation and mitigation. 
  4. Fuzz Testing: Here, random data called fuzzers are injected into an application to detect errors that are specific to it.
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Top Features for a Smooth Pentest Experience

Intelligent vulnerability scanner

Run authenticated scans optimized for SPAs and PWAs. Detect every single vulnerability

Zero false positives

Security experts vet the scan results to ensure you never waste time on false positives

Continuous security testing

Astra's pentest platform integrates easily with your SDLC to offer you seamless continuous security testing

Pentest by experts

Astra's security experts probe into your systems to detect critical vulnerabilities and business logic errors that automated scanners might miss

CXO-friendly dashboard

Manage and monitor your entire vulnerability assessment process from a single intuitive dashboard. Get end-to-end visibility and a single source of truth

Actionable reports

Ditch the long mail trails and complicated reports. Astra's reports gives you step-by-step guidelines along with video PoCs to ease up remediation

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Connect Astra's pentest platform with your CI/CD pipeline

Automate scans before every build
Don't worry about visiting the dashboard to start a scan
Never push vulnerable code to production

Detect vulnerabilities missed by other scanners

Get a complete picture of your security posture
Detect business logic errors and payment manipulation attacks
Every vulnerability is vetted for authenticity by experts
Meet manual pentest requirements for security compliance

Get a publicly verifiable pentest certificate after you'e fixed the vulnerabilities found by Astra's pentest

Astra provides you with a publicly verifiable safe-to-host certificate after the critical vulnerabilities in your system are fixed and confirmed. This helps you build trust, and establish a strong security-conscious image.

“Astra’s Pentest Suite provides exactly the features we need to maximize the security of the service we provide to our clients. We are impressed by their commitment to continuous rather than sporadic testing and the way in which their technology blends with ours.”

— Wayne Garb, CEO, Ooona
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I am very satisfied with the result and the recommendations of the audit report. It was an eye opener. We were able to optimize the security of the app to meet the expectations of our customers."

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why is manual vetting necessary?
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How do scans behind login work?
What is Astra's VAPT Certificate?

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Astra provides you with a publicly verifiable safe-to-host certificate after the critical vulnerabilities in your system are fixed and confirmed. This helps you build trust, and establish a strong security-conscious image.

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CONTINUOUS COMPLIANCE

Get Compliance-Ready for ISO, SOC2, GDPR, CIS, and HIPAA with Astra.

Avoid hefty fines & maintain year-round compliance with routine scans.

Continuous Pentest

Check for Emerging CVEs, OWASP Top 10 & SANS 25 with our Continuous Pentest.

Identify & address CVEs in real time with continuous scans and regression tests.

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Astra's pentest blueprint.

We take you from susceptible to secure in 15 business days.

Setup & Onboarding

With our Enterprise plan, get instant access, a dedicated CS exec, priority Slack support, and lightning-fast false positive resolution (24-36 hours). 

Automated Pentesting Prep & Execution

Get precision & compliance insights in 2 days. Our scanner maps bugs to help us craft custom AI test cases for the manual pentest.

Manual Pentesting

Identify attack vectors through manual pentests in 8-10 business days. Combine vulnerabilities and AI test cases to scrutinize emerging CVEs and business logic errors.

Analyzing & Creating Reports

Improve compliance using actionable reports with PoCs, repro & patch instructions. Run 2 free re-scans in 60 days to validate fixes & issue our publicly verifiable certificate.

Why choose Astra?

Constantly Evolving Vulnerability Scanner.

Our comprehensive scanner conducts 9,300+ test cases to check for known CVEs, OWASP Top 10, and SANS 25 vulnerabilities.

Discover Business Logic Flaws with Hacker-Style Pentest

Our certified security engineers identify CVEs, business logic loopholes, and attack vectors that regular scanners miss with ethical hacking techniques.

Generate Customized Pentest Reports.

Generate in-depth vulnerability reports with detailed steps for remediation and lightning-fast custom formats for execs & developers.

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Zero False Positives

Ensure zero false alarms with our expert-verified report.

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Seamless CI/CD Integrations

Integrate with tools like Slack, Jira, GitHub, Jenkins, & BitBucket seamlessly.

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Scan Behind Logins

Record your login with our Chrome extension to analyze behind login screens.

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Compliance-Specific Scans

Cover all the essentials to achieve ISO 27001, HIPAA, SOC2, & GDPR.

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Publicly Verifiable Certificate

Boost customer confidence with Astra’s publicly verifiable Certificates.

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CXO-Friendly Dashboard

Track, assign & prioritize CVEs on our user-friendly dashboard.

Our team of pentesters.

3000+

Pentests Done

15+ CVEs

Reported by our security experts

2 Mil+

Vulnerabilities uncovered in 2023
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Our Credentials

Our team holds a distinguished array of certifications, including OSCP, CEH, eJPT, eWPTXv2, and CCSP (AWS).

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EXPERT

$1,999/yr

$166/mo effectively
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Unlimited vulnerability scans with 3000+ tests (OWASP, SANS etc.)

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Unlimited integrations with CI/CD tools, Slack, Jira & more

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Four expert vetted scan results to ensure zero false positives when billed yearly

Vetted Reports ensure that every vulnerability reported by the automated vulnerability scanner is carefully reviewed by our security experts to ensure there are no false positives.
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Compliance reporting for SOC2, ISO27001, PCI-DSS, HIPAA etc.

Check where does your application stand with respect to various security compliances specific to your industry. See exactly which vulnerability reported by the vulnerability scanner could cause a compliance leakage.

P.S. This is a compliance view for vulnerabilities reported by our automated scanner (& pentest too if your plan includes that) and shouldn’t be confused with the Pentest/VAPT required as a part of various compliances. If trying to achieve compliance, then you should look at our Pentest Plan which includes a Pentest report required by various auditors.
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Everything in the Scanner plan

SCANNER

$1,999/yr

$199/mo

MONTHLY
YEARLY
1 Target
A target is a URL that will be tested by our vulnerability scanner. It can be the URL of a web application, website, API etc.

If your website makes API calls to different domains, you can add them as an extra host without having to purchase another domain.

Let's say you have a customer dashboard at https://app.example.com/ and an admin dashboard at https://admin.example.com/ with different login pages, then you will need 2 targets.

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1 Target
A target is a URL that will be tested by our vulnerability scanner. It can be the URL of a web application, website, API etc.

If your website makes API calls to different domains, you can add them as an extra host without having to purchase another domain.

Let's say you have a customer dashboard at https://app.example.com/ and an admin dashboard at https://admin.example.com/ with different login pages, then you will need 2 targets.

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Unlimited vulnerability scans with 8000+ tests (OWASP, SANS etc.)

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Unlimited integrations with CI/CD tools, Slack, Jira & more

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Four expert vetted scan results to ensure zero false positives

Vetted Reports ensure that every vulnerability reported by the automated vulnerability scanner is carefully reviewed by our security experts to ensure there are no false positives.
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AI-powered conversational vulnerability fixing assistance

Speak to the Astra-naut bot 24x7 to get instant answers to your security related questions such as code snippets to patch vulnerabilities, impact of the vulnerability, security recommendations etc. You get tailored answers as Astranaut bot has context of each vulnerability reported & your technology stack.
Pentest

$5,999/yr

Yearly billing only
1 Target
A target is a URL that will be tested by our vulnerability scanner. It can be the URL of a web application, website, API etc.

If your website makes API calls to different domains, you can add them as an extra host without having to purchase another domain.

Let's say you have a customer dashboard at https://app.example.com/ and an admin dashboard at https://admin.example.com/ with different login pages, then you will need 2 targets.

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Unlimited vulnerability scans with 8000+ tests (OWASP, SANS etc.)

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One pentest (VAPT) per year by security experts

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Cloud security review for platforms like AWS/GCP/Azure

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Compliance reporting for SOC2, ISO27001, PCI-DSS, HIPAA etc.

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Business-logic security testing

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Publicly verifiable pentest certificate

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Contextual expert consultation via comments section

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Everything in the Scanner plan

ENTERPRISE

Starting $9,999/yr

Yearly billing only
Best for diverse infrastructure
Web, Mobile, Cloud, Network
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Multiple targets across different asset types

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Customer Success Manager (CSM) for your organisation

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Support via Slack Connect or MS Teams

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Custom SLA/Contracts as per requirement

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Multiple payment options

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3 months rescan period

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Everything in the Pentest plan

ScannER

$999/yr

$75/mo effectively
1 Target
A target is a URL that will be tested by our vulnerability scanner. It can be the URL of a web application, website, API etc.

If your website makes API calls to different domains, you can add them as an extra host without having to purchase another domain.

Let's say you have a customer dashboard at https://app.example.com/ and an admin dashboard at https://admin.example.com/ with different login pages, then you will need 2 targets.

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Weekly vulnerability scans with 3000+ tests (OWASP, SANS etc.)

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Essential features like pentest dashboard, PDF reports and scan behind login

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ScanNER
$199/mo
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Pentest
$5,999/yr
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Enterprise
$9,999/yr
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Vulnerability Scanning
Tests done
8000+
8000+
8000+
Frequency
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Scan behind login
Single-page Application (SPA) Support
Login Sequence Recorder (Chrome ext.)
Auth support for Form, JSON, API etc.
Scan for OWASP, SANS standards
Compliance tests (SOC2, ISO, PCI etc.)
Application Fingerprinting
Technology based Scanning Modules
Penetration Test (VAPT)
Pentest by security engineers
Business logic testing
Payment manipulation testing
Rescans to ensure fixes
2
4
Post pentest rescan & support availability
30 Days
90 Days
Vulnerability Management Dashboard
Vulnerability Details & Impact
Steps Reproduce & Steps to Fix
Compliance Reporting
Team Members Allowed
5
10
10
Request False Positive Reviews
Schedule Scans
Risk Score & Security Grade
Tools to Prioritize Fixing
Resolution Tracking
Assign Vulnerabilities to team members
Reports & Support
Vulnerability Scanning PDF Report
Pentest PDF Report
CSV Audit Summary
Email Summaries
Expert Vetted Reports
4/yr
4/yr
4/yr
Fixing Collaboration (via comments)
30 Days
90 Days
Remediation Call
Add-on
Add-on
Customer Success Manager
Custom SLA/Contracts
Slack Connect Channel
MS Teams Channel
Account & Security
Configure Login Methods
Google Single sign-on (SSO)
Subscription Management
Communication Preferences
Multiple payment options
Credit Card
Credit Card
Credit Card, Wire Transfer
Verifiable Certificate
Integrations
Atlassian Jira
GitHub CI/CD
GitLab CI/CD
Jenkins CI/CD
Bitbucket CI/CD
Azure CI/CD
Circle CI/CD
Extra Hostnames in Scope
Pentest

$2,499/yr

1 Target
A target is one mobile application for either Android, iOS or Windows. Let's say you have an Android & iOS apps, then it would be counted as two targets.
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One vulnerability assessment & penetration test (VAPT) per year by security experts

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250+ test cases based on OWASP Mobile Top 10 standards

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Business-logic testing to uncover logical vulnerabilities

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Publicly verifiable pentest certificates which you can share with your users

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Contextual expert support via comments to answer your questions

Enterprise

$3,999/yr

1 Target
A target is one mobile application for either Android, iOS or Windows. Let's say you have an Android & iOS apps, then it would be counted as two targets.
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Everything in the Pentest plan

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Multiple targets across assets types

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Customer Success Manager (CSM)

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Custom SLA/Contracts

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Support via Slack Connect or MS Teams

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Multiple payment options

basic
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180+ security tests

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IAM config review

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Network, logging & monitoring checks

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AWS organizations review

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AWS security groups review

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AWS services review (Compute, Database, Network & Storage)

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One re-scan to ensure everything is fixed

ELITE
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Everything in the Basic plan

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Five team members for easy collaboration

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Two re-scans to ensure everything is fixed

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Publicly verifiable pentest certificates which you can share with your users

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Contextual expert support via comments to answer your questions

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Astra caught our immediate attention with its remarkable pentest efficiency and intuitive dashboard, which empowers us to monitor all security tests conducted on our applications in real-time.

— Antonio Romano, VP of Solutions Engineering, Rebrandly
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“Astra’s Pentest Suite provides exactly the features we need to maximize the security of the service we provide to our clients. We are impressed by their commitment to continuous rather than sporadic testing and the way in which their technology blends with ours.”

— Wayne Garb, CEO, Ooona
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Issues Detected
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We are impressed with Astra's dashboard and its amazing automated and scheduled scanning capabilities. Integrating these scans into our CI/CD pipeline was a breeze and saved us a lot of time. The rapid issue resolution and detailed vulnerability insights from Astra's security engineers empower us to comprehensively safeguard our system."

Ankur Rawal - Co-Founder & CTO Zenduty
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We use Astra's Pentest to regularly scan our SaaS for vulnerabilities & ensure we're always securing ourselves proactively. Having access to the latest pentest reports helps our sales team close faster by inspiring confidence in potential customers.

Apoorva Verma - Co-founder, Rattle
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I am very satisfied with the result and the recommendations of the audit report. It was an eye opener. We were able to optimize the security of the app to meet the expectations of our customers."

Olivier Trupiano, Founder & CEO (Signalement)
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Frequently Asked Questions

Why is manual vetting necessary?
What is the average cost of black box testing services?
Can I request a re-scan to check if the vulnerability is patched?
How do Astra’s actionable reports help you prioritize patches?
How do scans behind login work?
What is Astra's VAPT Certificate?