In spite of being new to the game, hackers are considered as the devil of our time with their frightening ability to crack through any corporate defenses. And their number is increasing day by day by the prospect of profiting financial gain.
It is estimated that a commercial software organization faces 8000 vulnerabilities in a year. Even if one percent of these vulnerabilities affect a company, then it will experience a risk of almost 20 vulnerabilities per quarter. Hence penetration testing should be carried out in every organization at least once a year.